Education Scotland

Supporting and developing education in Scotland

Find inspection reports

Search reports on schools, other educational establishments, local authorities and related services.

Education that challenges, celebrates and rewards

Embedding inclusion, equity and empowerment

This programme uses community learning approaches to improve outcomes for young people, families and adults.

Experiences and outcomes

Use the experiences and outcomes help plan learning and to assess progress across all curriculum areas.

What is Curriculum for Excellence?

A quick introduction to Scotland’s 3-18 curriculum with links to key documents.

Latest News

25 June 2020

New partnership offer to improve availability of online learning across Scotland

New support announced today (Thursday 25 June) will increase the availability of online learning across different subjects and support digital inclusion across Scotland.

02 June 2020

HM Inspectors of Education temporarily suspend inspection activity to provide support to schools

Inspectors will focus on supporting schools when they reopen in August and take forward plans for recovery and continuity of education provision.

20 May 2020

Education Scotland praises response of local authorities to supporting learners during school closures

Aberdeen City Council, Dundee City Council and North Ayrshire Council have been praised for the work they are doing to support learners in response to the closure of schools during the Covid-19 pandemic.

27 May 2020

Education staff encouraged to share views on what additional support they require

A new workforce support group created in response to Covid-19 is surveying Scotland’s education and early learning and childcare workforce to find out what additional training and wellbeing support is needed.

14 May 2020

Education Scotland announces a range of additional resources to help parents support their children's learning at home

Chief Executive commends parents for their work to support learning since the closure of schools in March.