Scottish Delivery Plan


Delivery Plan

On 28 June 2016 the Deputy First Minister and Cabinet Secretary for Education and Skills  published Delivering Excellence and Equity in Scottish Education - A Delivery Plan for Scotland.

The Delivery Plan outlines the steps the Scottish Government will take to achieve key improvements in education, building on the work contained in the National Improvement Framework.

Documents and downloads:

October 2017

Fair Funding to Achieve Excellence and Equity in Education consultation: Voice Scotland's response.

Update from Deputy First Minister

September 2017

Collaborative working on improvement (COSLA)

Programme for Government and Voice Scotland's reaction

June 2017

Education Governance: Next Steps: documents and Voice Scotland's response

April 2017

COSLA: Education Colloboration Event Report: Where next with Education Governance? 

January 2017 

Voice Scotland's response to the Governance Review

December 2016 

2017 National Improvement Framework and Improvement Plan and Voice Scotland's reaction

November 2016:

Assessment of children's progress

October 2016

"Young people to shape the future of their schools"

September 2016 

SQA to remove unit assessments at National 5, Higher and Advanced Higher levels

Qualifications and assessment

Digital learning: Digital Learning and Teaching Strategy

Governance review updateAnnouncement   The Review

August 2016

Education Scotland publishes  guidance for teachers on how to reduce workload and bureaucracy:


June 2016 

Delivery Plan published

Deputy First Minister’s Statement

Voice Scotland’s response.

Voice Scotland’s letter of 17 June 2016, written in response to the Deputy First Minister’s request to identify ways to “reduce unnecessary teacher workload”. 

Comment/further information

Comment on the Voice Blog

National Improvement Framework