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Read the latest news from Connect, from Partnership Schools Scotland and from the world of Scottish education.

You will also find blogs by Connect staff and  by our guest bloggers here.  Education policy updates and findings from our surveys will be posted on this page too.

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Essential information for your parent group about General Data Protection Regulation

Find out why the new General Data Protection Regulation is important to your Parent Council/PTA

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Eileen Prior blogs: What does the latest Scottish Qualifications fieldwork report tell us?

What is SQA fieldwork and what does it tell us?

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Guest Blog: Why it’s Important to Know an Octopus Can Walk on Land

This is a guest blog post from Dr Janet Goodall, an academic at Bath University whose research focuses on parental engagement

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Connect's Eileen Prior blogs: Should Pupil Equity Funding be used for football?

We kick back as an education 'insider' criticises the use of Pupil Equity Funding for 'keepie-up sessions'

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