Education, Children & Young People Exec Group

Name of Meeting: Education, Children & Young People Exec Group
Date: Wed, 12/09/2012 - 11:00 - 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,


1. Welcome and Apologies
2. Minute of Previous Meeting of 8 February 2012 and any Matters Arising
3. Executive Group priorities and business planning:

(i) Report by COSLA - circulated
(ii) Presentation by Glenn Rodger (ADES President and Scottish Borders Council) and Fred McBride (ADSW and Aberdeen City Council)
(iii) Executive Group Strategic Plan September 2012 - circulated

Item in Public Session – Reports by COSLA (circulated)
4. Education Roundtable on 23 October 2012
5. Appointments to Outside Bodies
6. Free School Meal Entitlement and Benefit Reform
7. General Update – education psychologists, children's hearing and PE in school

Items in Private Session – Reports by COSLA (circulated)
8. Commission on Rural Education
9. Consultation on the Children and Young People Bill
10. Early Years Taskforce and Change Fund
11. The Doran Review
12. National Residential Children's Services Framework Contract
13. National Secure Care Contract
14. Teachers Update – Donaldson and McCormac Review
15. Children's Hospice Association Scotland (CHAS) – Funding
16. AOCB

Next meeting: Wednesday 12 December 2012