Education, Children & Young People Executive Group

Name of Meeting: Education, Children & Young People Executive Group
Date: Fri, 13/05/2011 - 11:00 - 13:00
Type: This meeting is public.


1. Apologies
2. Minute of Previous Meeting of 15 February and any Matters Arising
3. Executive Group Strategic Plan May 2011

Children's Service
4. Strategic Commissioning of Children's Services
a. Strategic Commissioning - report by COSLA
b. Presentation by Garry Coutts - Chair of the Looked After Children Implementation Group Commissioning Hub
c. Foster Care Contract and Procurement Strategy – report by COSLA - private
d. Secure Care Update - private
5. Residential Childcare Workforce Update - report by COSLA

Election and Public Sector Reform
6. Scottish Parliament Election May 2011 – to follow - update based on outcome of election, with written report setting out implications for work of the Executive Group handed out at the meeting.
7. Devolved School Management - report by COSLA - private

8. Funding the Scottish Qualification and Exam System - report by COSLA - private
9. Tackling Youth Unemployment - Activity Agreements and Post 16 Education - report by COSLA
10. Teachers Pay Negotiations and McCormac Review Update - report by COSLA - private 
11. AOCB
12. Next meeting Tuesday 6th September