Category Archives: News

Scottish Learning Festival.

Scottish Learning Festival 2012 – still time to register http://www.educationscotland.gov.uk/slf/?dm_i=LQE,V041,3GU5HR,2JYCT,1 come along and have a wander round the stalls and see what is happening in Scotland’s Education world….. SLF 2012…

Call for agenda items

Call for Agenda Items


The committee of the Glasgow Parent Councils’ Forum is meeting on Wednesday 26th September to set the agenda for the AGM and general forum meeting which takes…

GCC gives free access to pupils for science centre visits…

Glasgow City Council Council funding gives pupils free access to science centre http://www.glasgow.gov.uk/en/News/Council+funding+secures+free+access+to+science+centre+for+pupils.htm Glasgow’s primary schools are set for another year of free access to the Glasgow Science Centre’s education…

Playday survey for your kids….

Complete the survey about playing and free time Playday is asking anyone aged 5 to 18 years old to tell them about play and free time in the Playday online…

SQA news…..

Scottish Qualifications Authority 1) Results on the way – 8 days until certification on Tuesday 7 August http://www.sqa.org.uk/sqa/CCC_FirstPage.jsp SQA has candidate advice FAQs on its website – http://www.sqa.org.uk/sqa/41999.html Also information…

a little summer reading…..

CfE Briefing Broad General Education in the Secondary School A Guide for Parents and Carers http://www.educationscotland.gov.uk/resources/b/genericresource_tcm4725663.asp?strReferringChannel=educationscotland&strReferringPageID=tcm:4-713590-64 A guide for parents about Broad General Education, the period from age 3 to…

New Qualifications – May Update Update for Parents and Carers

New Qualifications – May Update Update for Parents and Carers New Guide A guide about the new qualifications is now available for parents and carers. It is available to download…

Agenda 16 May 2012

 Wednesday 16th May 2012, 7pm Glasgow City Chambers Committee meeting Room 8 Agenda Welcome Update on Outdoor Learning – Mark Irwin GCC, Education Kathryn Farrow GCPF Questionnaires NPFS Update…

Children In Scotland Survey….

Children in Scotland is inviting Parent Councils to take part in a survey about how to engage the Parent Forum. Responses will be used to help develop a new guide…

Equality Act Consultation

Equality Act Consultation The SQA are seeking views on proposals for exercising powers under the Equality Act 2010 for specifying and publishing where adjustments for disabled candidates should not be…