Education, Children & Young People Executive Group

Name of Meeting: Education, Children & Young People Executive Group
Date: Wed, 19/05/2010 - 10:00 - 13:00
Type: This meeting contains public and private items. Only registered members of the meeting can access private items. All users can access public items.
Venue: Verity House,
19 Haymarket Yards,
Welcome   1. Apologies
Presentation   2. Discussion with Tam Baille – Scotland’s Children’s Commissioner
General    3. Minute of Previous Meeting of 17 February and any matters arising  
    4. Executive Group Draft Strategic Plan – report by COSLA
Improving Outcomes for Children   5. Early Intervention and Getting it Right for Every Child – Report by COSLA and Scottish Government
Education, Children and Young People   6. The Concordat – Class Sizes, Free School Meals and Pre-School - report by COSLA
  7. Mechanism for Setting Class Sizes – report on working  group from COSLA
    8. Future for Scottish Education – discussion paper – report by COSLA
    9. Secure Accommodation - progress towards a national contract - report by COSLA
    10. Carers  Strategy:
         a. Young Carers Strategy – Report by COSLA
         b. Full Copy of Draft Young Carers Strategy
         c. Carers Strategy – report to Health and Wellbeing Executive Group for noting
    11.  Kinship Care Update – report by COSLA
    12.  Employers Organisation Updates:
         a. Scottish Negotiating Committee for Teachers (SNCT) Update – report by COSLA (to follow)
         b. Working Time Directive – report to the Strategic Human Resource Management Executive Group for noting
    13. AOCB
    14. Date of next meeting