e-Sgoil – extra support for our Senior Phase Learners

As part of the national e-learning programme , e-Sgoil are offering extra support and resources to help our young people with their learning and understanding of several subjects at all levels. Please click the link below for more information. e-Sgoil – Supporting Senior Phase Learners April 21   This is an extra resource to the in school provision and is… More →

Skills Development Scotland – Online session for parents/carers to help support with course choice

Skills Development Scotland (SDS) is offering parents and carers an online opportunity to find out more about how they can help their child make their S2/3 subject choices for the Senior Phase. The session is on Thursday 25th February 6:30-7:15. For more information and to register for the virtual meeting please use the following link : https://www.skillsdevelopmentscotland.co.uk/news-events/2021/february/parent-and-carers-subject-choices-virtual-event/

Equality and Inclusion

This week is National Empathy Week with a focus on young people across the world putting empathy into action and developing the skills of leadership and resilience along the way. February is also LGBT+ history month with a theme of ‘body, mind, spirit’ Pupils please access the ‘equality and inclusion’ page on our Supporting pupils site, via the tile on… More →

Online Safety Event – Wednesday 24 February 2021

Please find below information that has been shared with us about a Facebook Live event about Online Safety, that is taking place on Wed 24 Feb, 7-8pm. As you will see from the information, questions should be forwarded prior to the event to info@cybersafescotland.org and these will then be answered during the event. CyberSafe Scotland will be hosting a live… More →

Engineering the Future for Girls

Following the success of our virtual Engineering the Future for Girls programme in June 2020, the University of Strathclyde are delighted to be offering the virtual programme again in 2021 for school pupils in S3. The University, BP and BAM Nuttall recognize the challenges school pupils have faced this year and it’s important to us that the current S3 cohort… More →

Esgoil Lockdown Live

Gavin Oattes a former primary school teacher turned motivational speaker and author who runs ‘Tree of Knowledge’ has produced his ’30 minute Fire Up’ presentations  focusing on ‘thinking about your thinking’.  To access these please use the links below. e-sgoil lockdown live S1-S3 e-sgoil lockdown live S4-S6  

Children’s Mental Health Week

Children’s Mental Health Week 2021 – Express Yourself From 1-7 February 2021 schools, youth groups, organisations and individuals across the UK will take part in Children’s Mental Health Week. This year’s theme is Express Yourself. Expressing yourself is about finding ways to share feelings, thoughts, or ideas, through creativity. This could be through art, music, writing and poetry, dance and… More →