Education, Children & Young People Executive Group

Name of Meeting: Education, Children & Young People Executive Group
Date: Mon, 10/11/2014 - 10:30 - 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 3 September 2014 and Matters Arising
3. Executive Group Strategic Plan

Items in Public Session – Reports by COSLA (circultated)

4. Looked After Children Update:

  a. Aftercare and continuing care
  b. Corporate parenting statutory guidance

5. Training of Educational Psychologists
6. Local Government Settlement 2015/16

  a. Update on capital funding and teacher numbers commitment 
  b. Education Committee scrutiny of primary and secondary school budgets (Appendix)

Items in Private Session – Reports by COSLA (circulated)

7. Language Learning a 1+2 Approach
8. Commission for Developing Scotland’s Young Workforce
9. Youth Employment Scotland Fund
10. Kinship Care Allowances
11. Funding Agreement with Children’s Hospice Association of Scotland (CHAS)
12. WithScotland
13. Early Years Collaborative and Change Fund
14. AOCB
15. Proposed dates for 2015:

Thursday 19 March;
Monday 18 May;
Monday 7 September; and
Friday 13 November.