Education, Children & Young People Executive Group

Name of Meeting: Education, Children & Young People Executive Group
Date: Mon, 19/05/2014 - 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,


1. Welcome and Apologies
2. Minute of Previous Meeting of 20 March 2014 and Matters Arising
3. Executive Group Strategic Plan

Items in Public Session – Reports by COSLA (circulated)

4. Presentation by Scottish Children’s Reporter’s Administration:

Neil Hunter, Chief Executive and Principal Reporter, and Cllr Andrew Miller member of the SCRA Board

5. Permanence Planning for Looked after Children
6. WithScotland
7. Nominations to the General Teaching Council for Scotland
8. Language Learning 1+2 Approach

Items in Private Session – Reports by COSLA (circulated)

9. Early Learning and Childcare for Two Year Olds
10.  Free School Meals for P1-P3 Pupils
11.  Commission for Developing Scotland’s Young Workforce
12.  Draft Audit Scotland Report – School Education
13.  Proposed School Capacity Guidance for Primary Schools
14.  National Frameworks – Children’s Residential Care Services and Foster Care
15.  New Standards for Practitioners in Residential Child Care 

Items in Public Session – Reports by COSLA (circulated)

16.  General Update
17.  AOCB
18.  Date of next meeting: Wednesday 3 September 2014