“Nothing is more important than ensuring every child and young person has the same opportunity to succeed in education, regardless of their background – we will deliver this for them.”
“Every time we teach a child something, we keep him from inventing it himself.” Jean Piaget
Packs of cards which celebrate the Suffrage movement in Scotland and those who campaigned so that women would have the right to vote are being sent out to Scottish schools.
“Our links to Orkney are also a key motivator in applying for membership of UArctic.” Professor Nick Fyfe, Vice Principal of Research at RGU
In his inaugural professorial lecture, Gary Campbell, of the University of the Highlands and Islands looked at the huge opportunities but also the challenges facing UHI.
Straw working was once a great skill in Orkney and numerous objects were made for the farmhouse.
“It is important that when children and young people take these peaceful and powerful actions, they are not silenced, discouraged or punished.” Bruce Adamson
Spaces are open to applications from anyone aged 16 and over for the Modern Apprenticeship in Plumbing and Heating programme, including existing employees and new recruits of plumbing firms.
“This is an exciting opportunity for children, and their teachers to investigate the contribution of trees in learning for sustainability”
88% of University of the Highlands and Islands respondents agreed they were able to access the resources they needed for their course during the pandemic,