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Scots Language Centre Centre for the Scots Leid

Scots in Education Conference 2023

In Partnership with Scottish Government, Scottish Qualifications Authority, Education Scotland and Scots Hoose, the Scots Language Centre are delighted to host the 2023 Scots in Education Conference.

The conference is an event designed to support early years practitioners, teachers and centres offering provision in Scots as well as those interested in doing so.

Contributors present information about a new CPD course for teachers, the learning and teaching of Scots in early years, primary and secondary settings, and the support available for centres delivering the SQA Scots Language Award and Scottish Studies Award*.

The event will run online on the Scots Language Centre’s YouTube channel on Thursday, 15th June from 16:00 -19:00.

Further details of contributors and presentations are available in the downloadable pdf below.

To find out more about the contributors, please see the following links:

Education Scotland

Open University (See here for the OpenLearn Scots language and culture course)

Scots Hoose

SQA (Information about the Scots Language Award is here)


*Please note that the files referred to within the 'Understanding Standards' section of the presentation are available from SQA Secure. Teachers and Lecturers should liaise with their centre's SQA coordinator for access.