PUPILS in Scottish primary schools are in larger classes than when the SNP came to power in 2007.
Construction has begun on a new £34 million school in Edinburgh, part funded by the Scottish Government's Schools for the Future programme.
SCOTLAND'S smallest secondary school is to close after the narrowest of votes by councillors decided its fate.
MORE than a quarter of pupils in Scottish nurseries have no input from qualified teachers, raising concerns over the quality of their education.
A RECORD number of pupils from schools in Scotland's largest council area are going on to higher education, new figures have revealed.
Scotland's smallest secondary school faces closure today when Shetland Islands Council meets to consider the final fate of Skerries School Secondary Department.
ONE Glasgow school that has seen a significant rise in the number of pupils securing a job or going into training or further study is Smithycroft Secondary, in the north east of the city.
ARTWORKS installed in new Scottish school buildings are generally bland and uninspiring, according to a leading academic.
SCOTTISH university and college students are to benefit from a new bursary linked to the Ryder Cup golf tournament.
IMPARTIAL teaching materials to help raise the profile of the 2014 independence referendum in Scottish schools have been produced by a team of academics.
AN acclaimed headteacher has been charged with sex offences against a boy.
SCOTLAND outperforms other UK countries in core school subjects, according to a major world study.
A TEACHER who pushed a pupil causing him to stumble has been struck off.
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UNIVERSITY staff across Scotland took part in their second national strike in a bitter row over pay.
A TEACHER who was so incompetent an entire top set maths class failed a test has been struck off for a second time.
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