Briefings

Local Governance Review Events

The Scottish government and COSLA launched a Local Governance Review in December 2017. This is a review of all public

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Local Government Responses

Nutritional requirements for food & drink in schools

UNISON has had a longstanding interest in the extremely important role of school meals and nutrition in schools, as part

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Responses

Early Learning and Childcare Service Model for 2020

The provision of a free at the point of use public childcare service has been a demand of the trade

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Responses

Poverty and Attainment Inquiry

The enormous gap in qualifications between children in poor and wealthy areas in Scotland is simply a reflection of the

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Responses

Pupils with Additional Support Needs

UNISON members are clear that currently we are not getting it right for children with additional support needs (ASN). Children

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Responses

Education Reform Consultation

UNISON does not believe that the proposals contained in the consultation are the best way to tackle the issues in

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Briefings

Guidance for the provision of healthcare in schools and nurseries

The Scottish government has published the long-awaited update on guidance for the provision of healthcare in schools and nurseries. The

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Briefings

e-brief Education Reform

The Scottish government has launched a consultation on the next stage of their programme of education reform. The proposals have

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Responses

Fair Funding to Achieve Excellence and Equity in Education

UNISON believes that education including early years and childcare should be comprehensive and delivered free at the point of use

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Responses

Supporting Children’s Learning Draft Code of Practice 2017

  UNISON members work in a range of roles supporting children with additional support needs. They deliver services in local

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