Critical Stance

We need all teachers to help stamp out racism

The curriculum is a mechanism for dismantling racist views of the world, says Rowena Arshad.

https://www.tes.com/news/we-need-all-teachers-help-stamp-out-racism

OECD Independent Review of Curriculum for Excellence

The Review has begun withpractitioners and stakeholders involved in the coming months.

https://education.gov.scot/education-scotland/news-and-events/oecd-independent-review-of-curriculum-for-excellence/

Great Teaching Toolkit

The most important factor in improving student outcomes is good teaching.

https://www.greatteaching.com/

Education Reimagined: The Future of Learning

Exploring the now, the near, and the next in the changing landscape of education.

https://edudownloads.azureedge.net/msdownloads/Microsoft-EducationReimagined-Paper.pdf

A tool to reflect on lessons learned

As systems prepare for reopening we must reflect to identify strengths, needs and system gaps.

https://www.npdl.global/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/NPDL-Education-Reimagined-Reflection-tool.pdf

I’m bored!

The truth is that it’s okay for kids to be bored. In fact, boredom helps kids develop valuable skills.

https://childmind.org/article/the-benefits-of-boredom/

Creative Bravery Festival

The Festival is about rethinking the way we educate.

https://creativebraveryfestival.com/

Support for learning: All our Children and All their Potential

An independent review of the implementation of Additional Support for learning legislation.
https://bit.ly/3fRpc7i

School inspection findings

Inspection activities at a local level gives us a unique evidence base drawn from observing practice at first hand across the country.
https://education.gov.scot/media/it1fksuk/briefing1-school-inspection-findings.pdf

Scottish Learner Panel

Learners report on how education is designed and delivered.
https://pinscotland.files.wordpress.com/2020/05/93f62-ys_brand_learner_panel_forprint_v2.pdf

Ten steps toward school staff wellbeing

Conversation about supporting children’s wellbeing must also include how we support our teachers.
https://www.annafreud.org/media/8459/school-staff-wellbeing-report-final.pdf

Impact of Community Learning and Development

A new report shows how CLD empowers people individually and collectively.
https://education.gov.scot/education-scotland/news-and-events/new-report-shows-the-positive-impact-on-communities-through-community-learning-and-development-cld/

Evaluation of the Cost of the School Day programme

Understanding the impact CoSD and encouraging wider adoption of the approach.
http://www.healthscotland.scot/publications/evaluation-of-the-cost-of-the-school-day-programme