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Universities and colleges in Scotland move teaching online until end of February

Two London councils have advised schools to move online during the final week of term before the Christmas holidays

Universities and colleges in Scotland move teaching online until end of February Universities and colleges in Scotland move teaching online until end of February Universities and colleges in Scotland have been told to move courses online until at least the end of February. Nicola Sturgeon said students should not travel back to their term-time accomodation during the latest coronavurs lockdown. …

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Scotland cancels all exams next year

England under pressure to follow Wales decision to cancel exams

Scotland cancels all exams next year Scotland cancels all exams next year It follows a previous decision to scrap National 5 exams and delay others. The Scottish education secretary has now said Higher and Advanced Highers will not go ahead either, amid concerns over fairness and the pandemic affecting students’ education differently.  “The level of disruption to learners has not …

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Scotland Is 1st Nation to Make Period Products Free

Scotland Is 1st Nation to Make Period Products Free

Scotland Is 1st Nation to Make Period Products Free Scotland Is 1st Nation to Make Period Products Free LONDON — Scotland has become the first country in the world to make period products freely available to all who need them, after final approval was given to a landmark piece of legislation in Parliament on Tuesday. The measures are intended to …

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House Hunting in Scotland: Vintage Mansion Meets Modern Style for $2 Million

House Hunting in Scotland: Vintage Mansion Meets Modern Style for $2 Million

House Hunting in Scotland: Vintage Mansion Meets Modern Style for $2 Million House Hunting in Scotland: Vintage Mansion Meets Modern Style for $2 Million A Three-Bedroom House With Modern Embellishments $2.1 MILLION (1.6 MILLION BRITISH POUNDS) This three-bedroom home is nestled in the center of Pencaitland, a village about 12 miles east of Edinburgh, the Scottish capital. Originally the south …

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Coronavirus Scotland: All students banned from returning home under new rules

Coronavirus Scotland: All students banned from returning home under new rules

Coronavirus Scotland: All students banned from returning home under new rules Coronavirus Scotland: All students banned from returning home under new rules Students in Scotland have been told they cannot currently return home to see their relatives as they belong to different households. The country’s national clinical director clarified that new rules banning household mixing indoors affect students amid a …

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Coronavirus: Scotland to make face coverings compulsory in secondary schools | The Independent

Coronavirus: Scotland to make face coverings compulsory in secondary schools | The Independent

Coronavirus: Scotland to make face coverings compulsory in secondary schools | The Independent Coronavirus: Scotland to make face coverings compulsory in secondary schools | The Independent Secondary school students in Scotland will be obliged to wear face coverings in corridors, communal areas and on buses from Monday, the education secretary has confirmed. John Swinney told the BBC’s Good Morning Scotland …

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Coronavirus: Scotland considers mandatory face masks in high schools as 22 teachers and pupils test positive in outbreak | The Independent

Coronavirus: Scotland considers mandatory face masks in high schools as 22 teachers and pupils test positive in outbreak | The Independent

Coronavirus: Scotland considers mandatory face masks in high schools as 22 teachers and pupils test positive in outbreak | The Independent Coronavirus: Scotland considers mandatory face masks in high schools as 22 teachers and pupils test positive in outbreak | The Independent Staff and pupils at a school in Scotland have been told to self-isolate after 22 people tested positive …

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Scotland: Pupils will now receive original predicted grades after 100,000 results scrapped | The Independent

Scotland: Pupils will now receive original predicted grades after 100,000 results scrapped | The Independent

Scotland: Pupils will now receive original predicted grades after 100,000 results scrapped | The Independent Scotland: Pupils will now receive original predicted grades after 100,000 results scrapped | The Independent Students in Scotland will now receive their original grades estimated by teachers, as more than 120,000 results downgraded in moderation are to be scrapped. The Scottish education secretary said on …

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Brexit Behind Him, Boris Johnson Tries to Stop Scotland From Leaving U.K.

Brexit Behind Him, Boris Johnson Tries to Stop Scotland From Leaving U.K.

Brexit Behind Him, Boris Johnson Tries to Stop Scotland From Leaving U.K. Brexit Behind Him, Boris Johnson Tries to Stop Scotland From Leaving U.K. LONDON — Barely six months after Britain broke away from the European Union, Prime Minister Boris Johnson is increasingly consumed with trying to stop the breakaway of restive parts of the United Kingdom. On Friday, Mr. …

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Scotland results day: Pupils receive grades set by teachers in first exam-free year

Scotland results day: Pupils receive grades set by teachers in first exam-free year

Scotland results day: Pupils receive grades set by teachers in first exam-free year Scotland results day: Pupils receive grades set by teachers in first exam-free year Students in Scotland are set to receive their grades in the first ever results day where exams have been cancelled. Pupils will find out the outcome of their Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) courses and …

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