This Congress was both a celebration of all that is good (and holy) about Catholic Education today but also a moment of pause and reflection on what we must do to improve, develop and – in some cases – survive. Scotland was represented at a rread more
Theme of Catholic Education Week 2016 – “Learning to Be Merciful” Catholic schools and parishes across Scotland will celebrate Catholic Education Week from 30th January to 6th February 2016. As usual, SCES will publish various resourceread more
Aberdeen City Council has advertised vacancies for 2 Class Teachers in St Peter’s Primary School, Aberdeen. Details can be found here on the MyJobScotland website. The closing date for applications is 20th December 2015.
The Holy Door will become a Door of Mercy through which anyone who enters will experience the love of God who consoles, pardons, and instils hope. – Pope Francis The Extraordinary Jubilee Year of Mercy, began on the Feast of the Immaculate Conceptioread more
On 11th December 2015, the St. Andrew’s Foundation was delighted to host a session in the University of Glasgow’s School of Education for around 70 S5 pupils who were considering Teaching as a career choice. The purpose of this new initiativread more
NB This is an opinion piece offered by David Istance Senior Analyst, Directorate for Education and Skills, OECD. This is a watershed moment for Scotland’s Curriculum for Excellence, say some of the country’s education stakeholders. They’re talking read more
God is not indifferent! God cares about mankind! God does not abandon us! At the beginning of 2016, I would like to share not only this profound conviction but also my cordial good wishes for prosperity, peace and the fulfilment of the hopes of every man read more
The National Improvement Framework for Scottish Education sets out the Scottish Government’s vision and priorities for children’s progress in learning. The Framework will be key in driving work to continually improve Scottish education and close read more
The latest issue of SCES News (January 2016) provides information about the Jubilee Year of Mercy and the theme of Catholic Education Week 2016: “Learning to be merciful”. Copies have been sent to schools and parishes. The full document can beread more
To highlight the theme of Catholic Education Week 2016 (“Learning to be merciful”) some posters are available for downloading which provide variations on the theme. They are A3 in size and are provided as PDF files.