If you would like more information on the Scottish Baccalaureates you can get in touch with me or have a look on their website:
Check out “The Classroom Experiment” on BBC2 tonight & tomorrow night…
Education theory and practice go head to head when Professor Dylan Wiliam takes over one Year 8 class to test simple ideas that he believes could improve the quality of education.
The National Assessment Resource is here.
Created by Learning and Teaching Scotland, Scottish Qualifications Authority and the Scottish Government, the National Assessment Resource – a major new development for Scottish education – is an online resource designed to support assessment approaches for Curriculum for Excellence.
You can access the NAR using your Glow Login by clicking on the link below:
A lot of teachers would like to know more about what is happening with the SQA’s development of National Qualifications as part of Curriculum for Excellence.
We have therefore invited SQA to come and share the latest on their progress and answer questions. This has been arranged for the upcoming CPD afternoon on Friday 24th September at the Pennypit Centre in Prestonpans.
Have you caught the most recent LTS Research Round-Up? Some points of interest include:
- A Literature Review of Assessment for Learning in Science
- Barriers to Participation in Education and Training
- Follow Up Survey of Leavers From Scottish Schools: Leavers from School Year 2008/09
I’ve also recently discovered the Teaching and Learning Research Programme’s Research Briefings. These are excellent summaries of the work which has been carried out under the Teaching and Learning Research Programme. Some highlights include: