The younger pupils of St Andrews, Burray and the Hope schools enjoyed an afternoon of theatre from the Catherine Wheels touring company.
“This year we have two performances that touch on contemporary themes of friendship, migration and courage that children can really connect with.”
The Orkney Project has now established a transformational research hub in Stromness
“My son has just completed the standard German assessment for 4 year olds.”
“School libraries have a vital part to play, throughout the learner journey from 3-18.”
Access Parkour a coaching company based in Edinburgh will be visiting schools all around Orkney to deliver teacher training from 3rd to 7th of September.
free sanitary products from the first day of the new school term (Tuesday 21 August).
The question needs to be asked: who are standardised tests in Primary 1 for?
“folk are asking ‘is it really worthwhile to come and teach in Scotland?”
“If we are serious about reducing the attainment gap, then we need to ensure that our schools do not have costs which impact on young people’s time at school including their opportunity to learn”