Category Archives: News

GCC Education Budget meeting Monday 14th March 2016

GCC Education Services Budget meeting: Monday 14th March 2016  – City Chambers 7pm. Budget meeting 2016 update As in previous years all Parent Council Chairs and Parent Council members are welcome…

GPCF – Sub Group to look at Cost of School Day in Glasgow

We are looking for Volunteers to join in our new sub-group looking into “Cost of School Day report in Glasgow” Letter issued CPAG Cost of School day sub group Feb 2016 …

Glasgow Health and Wellbeing School Survey Report 2015 (link)

Survey which was conducted in 30 Secondary Schools ask a range of questions on Health and Wellbeing (link) H&W 2015 mental health, general health, drugs and alcohol, sexual issues and what children…

National Approach to Bullying – Parent Questionnaire

The Scottish Government is updating the National Approach to Anti-Bullying for Scotland’s Children and Young People. The purpose of this is to help adults who are in contact with children…

National Improvement Framework in a Nutshell

NPFS has developed a publication for parents which provides a helpful overview of the National Improvement Framework, launched by the First Minister on 6 January 2016. The Framework is intended…

National 5 -Revision Guides from National Parent Forum of Scotland

These Revision http://www.npfs.org.uk/national-5-revision-in-a-nutshell/   in a Nutshell National 5 subject guides supplement learning and revision in class. They are organised alphabetically, by subject, covering 20 osubjects which have exams and for which the…

Digital Learning consultation

NPFS responded to the Scottish Government’s consultation on a digital learning and teaching strategy for Scotland. Key points include: equality of access for pupils who do not have ICT at home; supporting…

Getting it right for every child – update

The Scottish Government is currently consulting on detailed guidance that supports parts of the Children and Young People (Scotland) Act 2014. This Act is a new law that will give…

My World Of Work Survey

My World of Work, are looking for parents of children aged 10-14 to take part in a telephone survey about STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) activities. If you’re interested, please…

Scottish Education Awards

Have you submitted a nomination for this year’s Scottish Education Awards? Know of a great example of parents and schools working together? Let’s try and make the Parents as Partners…