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Religious observance in special schools

As you may have read elsewhere, the Humanist Society of Scotland are bringing a judicial review against the Scottish Government’s decision not to review the law in relation to religious observance in schools.  795 more words

School Education

Robbed of a Childhood: Child Soldiers in Somalia

By: Asha Collins

Think back to when you were little, maybe 9 years old – Where did you spend most of your time? What are your fondest memories? 854 more words

Child Soldiers

Get back to basics on UNCRC, urges Faculty of Advocates

The Faculty of Advocates has urged the Scottish Government to “get back to basics” on children’s rights in a robust response to the consultation on children’s service planning. 1,010 more words


Discussion Questions: Chapter Nineteen

“Superpowering Our Kids”

We have reached the end of The Bullying Antidote! This chapter wraps up everything we have learned with some big-picture ideas: The United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child, human rights, and how Sweden got to the top of the UNICEF child well-being list. 582 more words

Discussion Guide

Additional Support Needs

This is the first post on this new blog, which takes a look at legal issues relating to additional support.  What better place to begin then, than Section 1 of the Education (Additional Support for Learning) (Scotland) Act 2004, as amended? 385 more words

Additional Support Needs

Clean for the Queen

At the Eco council meeting MrsRobinson discussed how ‘Clean for the Queen ‘ supports UN Rights of the child.

Article 24 Every child has the right to the best possible health. 122 more words