Documents obtained by The Ferret about the Scottish Government’s standardised testing policy reveal a range of potential risks including data losses, invalid results and a potential boycott by teachers.
Ferret Fact Service looks at Kezia Dugdale’s claim that teacher numbers have declined by 4,000 under the SNP government.
Ferret Fact Service looks at Kezia Dugdale’s claim on the education attainment gap in Scotland.
School children are being encouraged to sell weapons in lessons branded “immoral”.
Ferret Fact Service looks at Ruth Davidson’s claim that one-fifth of primary school leavers in Scotland is functionally illiterate.
Forty per cent of Scotland’s primary schools have no libraries and 99 per cent have no librarians.
Five schools in Angus and three schools in Dundee had defects that were similar to those found in Edinburgh private finance schools after a wall collapsed.
Members of a Government advisory group have enjoyed five-star luxury at an exclusive Edinburgh hotel.
Almost half of Scotland’s universities have increased the number of staff on zero hours contracts despite pledges to cut their use.