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25 Aug 2017

An innovative approach to raising attainment

Aimee Canavan of Wholistic Life - Coaching for Kids, tells us about the work of her organisation.
20 Jun 2017

Sparking curiosity with STEM competitions

Dr Zoe Moncrieff, Chemistry teacher at Inveralmond Community High School, writes about preparing pupils for a future in STEM.
19 Jun 2017

Going to be

SAMH talks about its new campaign and renews calls for staff in schools to be trained in mental health.
19 May 2017

Keeping up momentum for the Challenge at Fox Covert Primary

Fox Covert Primary School shares its secrets on engaging children in reading.
02 May 2017

Why dreaming is key to raising aspirations

Tim Hunter, Director of Learning and New Talent at BAFTA, encourages us all to keep on dreaming.
21 Mar 2017

St Mary's World of Work Week

St Mary’s Primary School in Largs held a World of Work Week giving the children an insight into where their learning can take them.
06 Mar 2017

Sir Ian McKellen visits Lornshill Academy

Laurie Dodds, Principal Teacher Pupil Support, describes her school’s inspirational visit from Stonewall Scotland Role Model Sir Ian McKellen in support of diversity week.
27 Feb 2017

Partnerships with parents

Joy Christie, Principal Teacher at Inverbrothock Primary School, Arbroath, shares her positive experience of running adult French classes.
14 Feb 2017

Massage in schools

Massage in Schools Instructor Melanie Anderson explains how she got involved in the schools massage programme and what the benefits are for children.
23 Aug 2016

Bringing child rights into the classroom

In an environment where teachers already have to juggle so many competing policy demands, why is it so important that children and young people learn about their rights?