With further action planned over the Christmas and New Year period, Ferret Fact Service explains the upcoming strikes and when they are scheduled to take place.
Ferret Fact Service looked into a claim about pupils' Higher results this year.
Ferret Fact Service looks at a claim about how pupil assessments will work this year.
Those raising concerns about the assessment of what have been branded "exams in disguise" include the principal of George Watson’s College one of the country’s most prestigious private schools.
The Ferret and HuffPost investigate the impact of government austerity policy on the lives of disabled people in Scotland.