Latest Learning and Teaching Scotland Stories

2008-09-26 13:30:00

Children who play video games on a daily basis may be improving their concentration, behavior and math attainment, according to a Scottish study.

2008-09-26 12:00:29

By ANDREW DENHOLM EDUCATION CORRESPONDENT COMPUTER games have been shown to boost maths attainment in a pioneering study in Scottish schools. Learning and Teaching Scotland (LTS), the curriculum development organisation analysed the effect of the educational game Brain Training from Dr Kawashima .

2008-08-29 12:15:00

Scottish pupils should have access to social networking sites in schools according to a Westminster government and industry adviser.

2008-07-02 15:00:14

By ANDREW DENHOLM EDUCATION CORRESPONDENT THE Scottish Government has ordered urgent changes to the country's new science curriculum after a damning assessment by leading scientists.

Word of the Day
  • a slit in a tire to drain away surface water and improve traction.
The word 'sipe' comes from Old English and is related to 'seep'.