Targeted Support from TASSCC

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TASSCC – Technological Assessment & Support Service for Children and the Curriculum TASSCC continues to support around 300 pupils in Primary schools and Secondary schools across Aberdeen City. A dedicated device can provide a young person with access to so many great productivity and accessibility tools that can allow them to fully participate in the […]

Closing the Equity Gap

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During today’s Curriculum Team meeting we had a very lively and engaging discussion around closing the poverty related attainment gap. The initial discussion stemmed from a very interesting article which was recently published by BBC News in their current series of articles examining  Scotland as an unequal nation. The piece titled, ‘How a life of poverty […]