Best PracticeUpdates

Best practice: Identifying Forces families

Published: August 30, 2021
Highland Council: the importance of identifying and engaging with pupils and parents from Armed Forces families is key to supporting schools in our area
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Free activity book for children

Published: August 26, 2021
Ahead of this year’s Scottish Children’s Week (6-12 September) Children’s Health Scotland has released a book of activities for families to take part in
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Forces Children’s Education honoured with bronze award

Published: August 23, 2021
We have been honoured with a prestigious award from the Armed Forces Covenant Employer Recognition Scheme
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Free webinar on how to help children be resilient

Published: August 20, 2021
A new webinar from Laughology helps parents and children focus on positives and become more adaptable to change
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Funding on offer to creative young people

Published: August 16, 2021
Children in Scotland have teamed up with Creative Scotland to create the All Arts Fund helping young people across the country to access arts projects
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Covid vaccine for vulnerable Scots children and young people

Published: August 5, 2021
The Scottish Government has announced its vaccine programme will now support those aged 12 and over in Scotland
Those aged 12 and over with certain health conditions can now get the COVID-19 vaccine

Q&A: What happens when the kids go back to school?

Published: July 26, 2021
NFPS are holding a webinar on Thursday, 5 August to answer parent’s questions about their children and the new school term
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Careers Service review appeals for input from Armed Forces young people

Published: July 22, 2021
Skills Development Scotland has started a review process and is asking for Armed Forces children and young people to participate
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Advice for pupils on appeals process

Published: July 21, 2021
Enquire has released some advice factsheets for students sitting exams this year who may need to appeal
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FAM guidance updated

Published: July 21, 2021
The Ministry of Defence has issued updated guidance to Forces families on its FAM (Future Accommodation Model) pilot scheme
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