Council credited for progress on narrowing attainment gap in schools

Education Secretary John Swinney has congratulated Renfrewshire Council on its progress in narrowing the attainment gap in its schools.

The local authority is the first to receive an “excellent” rating for its efforts in improving learning as part of the Scottish Attainment Challenge.

An Education Scotland report published on Tuesday notes year-on-year improvements in listening, talking, reading, writing and numeracy among pupils.

Renfrewshire is...
source: Westmorland Gazette

2019-02-19 02:05
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