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Sep 17

Everybody’s Talking About

Nature Resistant Kids A new initiative has been launched to transform the UK’s cotton-wool-kids into free-range children. Research by children's natural...
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3

Jul 17

Childhood Outdoor Memories

Children in 2017 are risking missing out on key childhood memories due to an over reliance on indoor play, according...
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3

Jul 17

WINNERS OF THE 2017 FRINGE SCHOOLS POSTER COMPETITION

Three young artists from across Scotland have been announced as the winners of the 2017 Fringe Schools Poster Competition supported...
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3

Jul 17

TRUMP & HAGGIS

Donald Trump, elections and Pokémon GO are some of the subjects influencing kids’ creativity and use of language, says a...
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May 17

New Childline App to counsel young people via their smartphone

The NSPCC’s Childline has launched an app that is the first to provide counselling to young people in need of...
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May 17

Social Media sites are failing to shield children from inappropriate and dangerous content

Four out of five children feel that social media companies aren’t doing enough to protect them from pornography, self-harm, bullying, and hatred...
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11

May 17

Every Child is an artist

Children’s Art Week is back this June (Sat 10-Sun 18) and looks set to be bigger and better than ever!...
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May 17

The global movement to learn outdoors

School children across Scotland will join thousands of other schools all over the world to celebrate Outdoor Classroom Day on...
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Feb 17

My Future Me

A new campaign by the Scottish Government is encouraging parents or guardians to talk to children about their dreams for...
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28

Feb 17

Weird Science

There’s a fun-packed programme of events for families during this April’s Edinburgh International Science Festival (1-16). At the Blood Bar,...
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Feb 17

Passing the panda

Conservation charity the Royal Zoological Society of Scotland has launched its brand new ‘Panda Pass It On’ game for schools....
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Jan 17

£15 Million For Families and Communities

Projects to support children and families coping with disabilities, mental health problems and the challenges associated with poverty and charities...
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26

Jan 17

Watching The Birdie

Nature charity RSPB is encouraging local families to take part in the world’s biggest wildlife survey this new year. The...
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Jan 17

Golden Awards

Kaimes School has become the only special school in Edinburgh to be awarded a prestigious national sports award. The City...
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Jan 17

Muddy Puddle Walks

This spring Peppa Pig is teaming up with a leading children’s charity to launch a fundraiser like no other. Between...
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Jan 17

INSPIRING THE 2017 EDINBURGH FESTIVAL FRINGE

The Edinburgh Festival Fringe Society held an inspirational art workshop at Roseburn Primary School in Edinburgh in December and invited...
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28

Nov 16

Branching out STEM delivery

A comprehensive and ambitious strategy for the future of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) education and training in Scotland...
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28

Nov 16

Extended leave for parents of premature babies

A bill calling for extended parental leave for mothers and fathers of premature babies has gained cross-party support and is...
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28

Nov 16

Too Many Parents Guilty Of ‘Sharenting’

New research has revealed that nearly three quarters (71%) of people think parents post too much information about their children...
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Nov 16

Making free childcare more flexible

Minister for Childcare and Early Years, Mark McDonald, has announced Aberdeen, Edinburgh and the Scottish Borders will be the first...
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Oct 16

Baking it Better

The Ramsay family will be digging out their mixing bowls, rolling pins and cookie cutters to take each other on...
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20

Oct 16

Next steps in early learning and childcare entitlement

A consultation seeking views on the future expansion of free Early Learning and Childcare will start in October. The announcement...
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20

Oct 16

Concerns for Generation Internet

Alarms have been raised among parents after new research revealed more than half of children under the age of 16...
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Oct 16

Virtual school tribes

Classlist, ‘the world’s first virtual school gate’, is the first service offering an online parent-to -parent community, exclusively for people...
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Oct 16

A Career Vs Family Time

Parents are missing out on valuable time with their children due to work commitments, yet many are too afraid to...
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