INTRODUCTION: Reaching Partners in Learning
As part of the Scottish Executives National Debate into the
future of Scotlands Education, Children in Scotland
in partnership with a number of organisations including the
Scottish Consumer Council, Scottish Support for Learning Association,
University of Edinburgh and Save the Children, consulted widely
with children, young people, parents, teachers, learning support
workers, classroom assistants, health, social work and other
Children in Scotland's overall response is available for
download in PDF format here.
The response from Children in Scotland and Scottish Support
for Learning: Reaching Partners in Learning is now
available to download here
(PDF) . Responses from the other events will be posted on
the website soon.
The response from Chidren in Scotland and Save the Children:
Reaching Young People is also available to download in
PDF format here.
As this is a large file (966k), a smaller
version without graphics (566k) is also available.
Parents' views of and involvement with the Scottish Education
A research report contributing to the National Education Debate,
commissioned by the Scottish Parenting Forum and the Scottish
Consumer Council. Funding provided by the Scottish Executive.
This study examines target groups of parents' views of education
in Scotland. It focuses on those parents who have experienced
some disadvantage or discrimination, and its aim was to identify
parents' views of the current education system, with particular
emphasis on how parents interact with the system and how this
might be improved. Is avilable in PDF format here.
Details of Children in Scotland's responses to all consultations
can be found in our Policy Pages.