University of Glasgow professor leads global education initiative

The UNESCO International Bureau of Education has published Reaching Out to All Learners, a set of resource materials that will be used globally to promote inclusion and equity in education. Developed by Professor Mel Ainscow CBE, professor of education at the University of Glasgow, with advice from a group of international experts, the materials focus […]

Review of regional collaboration in education finds many positives

In December, the Scottish Government and the Convention of Scottish Local Authorities (COSLA) published a review of Scotland’s Regional Improvement Collaborations (RICs). Scotland’s six RICs were set up in early 2018, bringing together the education departments of local governments in the regional areas. They bring together a range of professionals with a focus on supporting […]

ICSEI Congress 2022

The International Congress for School Effectiveness and Improvement (ICSEI) ran its second virtual congress on 5-6 and 10-11 January 2022, hosted by the ICSEI board (of which Professor Chris Chapman is president) and Norway’s LearnLab.  Presentations at the congress addressed collaboration across roles, sectors, communities, and countries to ensure educational equity, quality and sustainability across […]