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Education Forum February 2024

At this meeting of the Education Forum we learned about a partnership project called the Keeping The Promise Award Programme, which was originally dev…

Education Forum September 2023

For our September Forum meeting, we were delighted to welcome Kyle Fleming, Head of Education, and Eileen McColl, Education Manager, of Erskine Waterf…


What story does Scotland's latest statistics on child protection tell?

In this blog post, Dr Alex McTier, Evidence and Evaluation Specialist at CELCIS, takes a closer look at Scotland’s Child Protection 2022-2023 Statisti…

Navigating social workers’ use of voluntary care arrangements for families in Scotland

In this second in a series of blog posts to highlight findings from research on voluntary care arrangements in Scotland, Dr Robert Porter, Research Le…


PACE Quality improvement homepage

Quality Improvement methodology has been proven to enable real and positive change, and was therefore selected by the Scottish Government to be used i…

My journey from care leaver to author

On World Book Day UK, Kirsty Capes, author of the upcoming novel, ‘Careless’, and marketer at HarperCollins, discusses how her childhood experience in…