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Published: 01 August 2018

1120 Pages

6.69 x 9.61 inches

ISBN: 9781474437844

Bookseller Code (06)

Scottish Education

Fifth Edition

Edited by T.G.K. Bryce, W.M. Humes, D. Gillies, and A. Kennedy

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • Updated so significantly from 4th edition that it practically constitutes an entirely new book
  • Features 67 new authors
  • Examines each of the main sectors in depth: early years, primary, secondary, further and higher education
  • Scrutinises the historical, cultural, political and socio-economic dimensions of Scottish education

New to this Edition:

  • Poverty, class and inter-generational disadvantage
  • Digital education in schools
  • Children's rights
  • Governance reforms in the universities of Scotland
  • Educating migrant and refugee pupils
  • LGBTI issues in schooling
  • A pupil's experience of Scottish education
  • An alternative vocational pathway: a model for the future
  • A journalist's perspective on the future of Scottish Education
  • The direction of post-school education in Scotland