Teachers have said clarity over how the next academic year will work is the most important factor when reopening schools, according to a survey.
Nicola Sturgeon has pledged ministers will not take a “cavalier” approach to deciding when to reopen Scotland’s schools.
A teaching union has warned it will be “impossible” for schools to reopen and operate as normal while social distancing measures remain in place.
New guidance for learning at home has been issued to help children and parents while schools remained closed as part of the coronavirus lockdown measures.
Scotland’s largest teaching union is demanding schools and councils follow health advice to protect pupils and staff from coronavirus.
All schools will close from tomorrow – but some teachers may go back in next week, a senior union official has said.
Nearly 30% of teachers in Aberdeen have been assaulted by pupils in the last year, new figures have revealed.
Some of the weapons recorded as being involved in incidents included books, pens, a baking tray and a water bottle. Meanwhile, a green laser pen resulted in the temporary loss of sight for one teacher.
College bosses in the north-east have welcomed news that a pay deal has been agreed with lecturers.
A teaching union has raised concerns about primary school class sizes.
The company’s drinks dispenser will allow customers to complete a transaction for two drinks in just 20 seconds.
A leading anti-violence campaigner today warned focusing on weapon searches in schools could do "more harm than good".
Investigations are being carried out following two separate deaths at businesses.
A North-east college has vowed to stay open as lecturers from across Scotland were due to start strike action today over a pay dispute.