Education, Children & Young People Executive Group

Name of Meeting: Education, Children & Young People Executive Group
Date: Wed, 13/11/2013 - 10:30 - 12:30
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,
Edinburgh

AGENDA

1. Welcome and Apologies
2. Minute of Previous Meeting of 9 September 2013 and Matters Arising
3. Executive Group Strategic Plan, including an update on Commission on Strengthening Local Democracy

Items in Public Session – Reports by COSLA (circulated)

4. Implementation of the Curriculum for Excellence – Terry Lanagan, Director of Education at West Dunbartonshire Council and member of the Curriculum for Excellence Management Board will attend to assist the discussion.
5. Education Roundtable: Next Steps
6. Nomination of one elected member to the Employers Side of the SNCT
7. Historic Abuse of Children in Care
8. Children and Young People Bill
9. Commission for Developing Scotland’s Young Workforce

Items in Private Session – Reports by COSLA (circulated)

10.  Youth Employment Scotland Fund
11.  Teachers Pay Negotiations – Oral update
12.  Consultation on Class Sizes
13.  Free School Meal Eligibility
14.  Schools Consultation Closures – Financial Template
15.  Language Learning 1+2 Approach
16.  National Foster Care Review 

Items in Public Session – Reports by COSLA (circulated)

17.  Re-launch of Hungry for Success Strategy
18.  General Update – Instrumental Music Tuition, Children’s Hearings System
19.  AOCB
20.  Dates of meetings for 2014