The first ever Scottish Education Council has been established to oversee work to improve education
Full details can be found at https://news.gov.scot/news/scottish-education-council
The Government’s final STEM Strategy has now been published.
The Strategy aims for everyone to be encouraged and supported to develop their STEM skills throughout their lives, enabling them to be inquiring, productive and innovative. This is in order both to grow STEM literacy in society and drive inclusive economic growth in Scotland.
SLS has been involved in discussion with the Electoral Commission in preparing support material for 16/17 year old voters.
Further information can be found at http://www.sls-scotland.org.uk/knowledge-base/electoral-commission-ready-to-vote-campaign/
Our draft response can be viewed at
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