Closing the attainment gap
Delivering Excellence and Equity in Scottish Education - A Delivery Plan for Scotland outlines the steps the Scottish Government will take to achieve key improvements in education, building on the work contained in the National Improvement Framework.
The online resources below provide clear, practical advice for teachers and youth work practitioners on planning learning, teaching and assessment. This streamlined approach includes a definitive Statement on the Curriculum for Excellence and benchmarks to support assessment in literacy and numeracy.
- Letter from John Swinney MSP, Deputy First Minister and Cabinet Secretary for Education and Skills
- Curriculum for Excellence: A Statement for Practitioners from HM Chief Inspector of Education
- Benchmarks for literacy and numeracy
- Five ways youth work is closing the attainment gap