Internal Market Bill – consequences for teachers

The SNP has had regular meetings with the General Teaching Council for Scotland (GTCS) regarding the threat the Internal Market Bill poses to the profession in Scotland. We share the concerns raised by the GTCS and the issue was raised by our Education Spokesperson and former teacher, Carol Monaghan, during the bill’s passage. Scotland has […]

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Covid-19 Key primary sources of information

Key primary sources:  Scottish Government Coronavirus in Scotland https://www.gov.scot/coronavirus-covid-19/ NHS Inform Latest guidance about COVID-19 from NHS Scotland: https://www.nhsinform.scot/illnesses-and-conditions/infections-and-poisoning/coronavirus-covid-19 Ready Scotland Ready Scotland have prepared a useful list of where to go to find additional support for you or someone you know, which will be updated on a rolling basis. https://www.readyscotland.org/coronavirus/where-to-find-additional-support/ SCOTTISH GOVERNMENT COVID-19 GUIDANCE […]

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Covid-19 Wellbeing and activities for children and those self isolating

Your mental wellbeing You might be worried about coronavirus (also known as COVID-19) and how it could affect your life. This may include being asked to stay at home or avoid other people. This might feel difficult or stressful. But there are lots of things you can try that could help your wellbeing. There is […]

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Covid-19 Education, schools and childcare updates

Updates about what is happening to schools, nurseries, colleges and universities. Guidance available on Parent Club to help with impact of Covid-19 (22/03/20) Advice for parents and carers on managing the impact of Covid-19 on their child’s learning and family life is now available. Following school closures, a new hub of information has been created […]

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