National assessments for primary pupils will be reformed following feedback from teachers, Education Secretary John Swinney has said.
A new anti-bullying resource has been launched amid a suggested rise in negative attitudes towards migrant children since Brexit negotiations began.
The Scottish Government has just one week to improve its pay offer to teachers or union members will vote on strike action, the EIS has warned.
Scotland’s largest teaching union has announced the date of potential strike action.
John Swinney has said he has a “relentless focus” on improving the education system in Scotland, despite concerns being raised over standardised assessments.
Education Secretary John Swinney has congratulated Renfrewshire Council on its progress in narrowing the attainment gap in its schools.
Contractors behind the Aberdeen bypass still have “work to do” to provide assurances over future maintenance of the crossing over the Don.
An anti-bullying roadshow is to visit schools in the north-east.
Education Secretary John Swinney said he is “very focused” on trying to secure additional teachers to fill vacancies in the north-east.
The First Minister has backed the decision of a former minister to continue as an MSP after resigning his Scottish Government position over “inappropriate behaviour”.
Teacher vacancies in Aberdeen have fallen by almost half since March.
A £3 million teacher training fund has been announced by Education Secretary John Swinney in Aberdeen today.
Nearly £9 million will be given to North-east school head teachers to help close the attainment gap.
Deputy First Minister John Swinney will give MSPs his response to a report into the death of an Aberdeen schoolboy.
Education Secretary John Swinney will meet Aberdeen City Council education convener Angela Taylor next month to discuss the city's high number of teacher vacancies.
Applications for teacher training posts aimed at redundant oil workers are now open.
COUNCIL tax will be frozen for the ninth consecutive year, Finance Minister John Swinney has announced.