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MoD unveils strategy for supporting Armed Forces families

Published: January 21, 2022
The MoD has released a new strategy guide explaining how they will support Armed Forces Families over the next decade
Cover, UK Armed Forces Families Strategy by the MoD
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Advice on talking career plans

Published: January 21, 2022
Join Skills Development Scotland on the 27th for free advice on talking to children and young people about career plans
Children and their dream jobs
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Free bus travel for Scots aged 5-21

Published: January 12, 2022
Young people across Scotland can now take advantage of a new Scottish Government scheme offering free travel to 5-21 year olds
Mother and son on a bus looking out of the window
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Free advice on staying safe online

Published: January 6, 2022
NFPS is running an online safety for parents event coming up on 13 January, find out how protect your children on their new devices…
Little girl playing with a new mobile phone
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Happy holidays to all our families and educators!

Published: December 20, 2021
A festive message from the team behind Forces Children’s Education and the ADES National Transitions Officer
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NEW Toolkit and advice for Teachers

Published: November 19, 2021
Forces Children’s Education and the National Transitions Officer launch advice toolkit for teachers with Armed Forces pupils
Cover of the toolkit for teachers
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How to involve children in Remembrance Day commemorations

Published: November 11, 2021
The Remembrance period is important to us all – here are some great ways to teach children about why we mark the occasion
A young kid leaving a poppy in front of a remembrance grave
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£2m boost to help mums return to work

Published: November 10, 2021
New Scottish Government funding aims to help women return to work after a career break, and reduce the gender pay gap in the process
A mum in Royal Navy uniform
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Share your Remembrance commemorations!

Published: November 10, 2021
How is your family marking Remembrance Day 2021? Share pictures of your poppy artwork, photos, poems and prose to be included in our commemorative gallery
Alfie and Archie by a war memorial
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Remembrance events near you

Published: November 10, 2021
The nation will come together on 14 November this year to commemorate the sacrifice of those who have defended our freedoms. We’ve created a list of events you can attend across Scotland
A basket of Scottish Poppies