Education Scotland. Ken McAra HMI Lead Officer: Special/ASN Dyslexia Scotland - 29 September 2012. Education Scotland: a new agency. Scottish Government’s national development and improvement agency for education
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Ken McAra HMI
Lead Officer: Special/ASN
Dyslexia Scotland - 29 September 2012
Scottish Government’s national development and improvement agency for education
charged with providing support and challenge to the education system, from the early years to adult learning
came into existence on 1 July 2011
Corporate Management Group
lead and support the successful implementation of the curriculum
build the capacity of education providers and practitioners to improve their own performance
promote high quality professional learning and leadership
stimulate creativity and innovation
provide independent feedback on the quality of educational provision
provide evidence-based advice to inform national policy
develop our people and improve our organisational capability
a three-way partnership:
schools evaluate the quality of their own provision
supported and challenged by the education authority
backed up by rigorous external evaluation
quality improvement in education:“the Scottish approach”
How well do children/young people learn and achieve?
How well does the school support children/young people to develop and learn?
How does the school improve the quality of its work?
QI 1.1 Improvements in performance
QI 2.1 Learners’ experiences
QI 5.3 Meeting learning need
QI 5.1 Curriculum
QI 5.9 Improvement through
broad general education