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Local authority role and dutieshttps://www.education.gov.scot/scottish-education-system/policy-for-scottish-education/Local authority role and dutiesLocal authority role and dutiesThe provision of education in Scotland is the responsibility of local authorities who are under a statutory duty to ensure that there is adequate and efficient provision of school education in their area. http://authoring.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_ContentPage.aspx, CZ Content Page
Legislationhttps://www.education.gov.scot/scottish-education-system/policy-for-scottish-education/LegislationLegislationExplore the most important legislation that underpins Scottish education.http://authoring.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_ContentPage.aspx, CZ Content Page
Independent provisionhttps://www.education.gov.scot/scottish-education-system/policy-for-scottish-education/Independent provisionIndependent provisionIndependent schools offer full-time and part-time education to nursery and school-age pupils. http://authoring.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_ContentPage.aspx, CZ Content Page
Other strategic drivershttps://www.education.gov.scot/scottish-education-system/policy-for-scottish-education/Other strategic driversOther strategic driversDevelopments in Scottish education are also influenced by the Scottish Government’s National Performance Framework, the recent OECD report on Scottish education and the ‘Shifting the Curve’ report.http://authoring.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_ContentPage.aspx, CZ Content Page
Policy drivershttps://www.education.gov.scot/scottish-education-system/policy-for-scottish-education/Policy driversPolicy drivers​An introduction to the main policies governing Scottish education.http://authoring.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_CategoryPage.aspx, CZ Category Page GP0|#0ffe499f-d9ab-4cb4-9cab-2521a204e6e3;L0|#00ffe499f-d9ab-4cb4-9cab-2521a204e6e3|Policy drivers;GTSet|#de73d4ce-b745-453f-8a1e-8a14fc32c8d5;GPP|#1cd5a8c6-0e20-4629-aef8-953b6fc9c227;GPP|#9fe80a4f-281a-4b59-9cb6-898d17eb9f0f;GPP|#5ea2f055-709a-49aa-816c-bc466c16e12f
Developing the education professionhttps://www.education.gov.scot/scottish-education-system/policy-for-scottish-education/Developing the education professionDeveloping the education professionAn overview of professional learning and the standards, requirements and provision for practitioners working with children, young people, families and adult learners in Scotland.http://authoring.education.gov.scot/_catalogs/masterpage/CZ_Auth_CategoryPage.aspx, CZ Category Page GP0|#ba26725e-a815-49f0-995b-2feb8575f4aa;L0|#0ba26725e-a815-49f0-995b-2feb8575f4aa|Developing the education profession;GTSet|#de73d4ce-b745-453f-8a1e-8a14fc32c8d5;GPP|#1cd5a8c6-0e20-4629-aef8-953b6fc9c227;GPP|#9fe80a4f-281a-4b59-9cb6-898d17eb9f0f;GPP|#5ea2f055-709a-49aa-816c-bc466c16e12f

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