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Extra Support For Looked After Children and Young People Announced

19 Feb This week Education Secretary, Angela Constance, announced which seven local authority areas will be first to benefit from a 100 million pound Attainment Scotland Fund. In the funds first year 20 million pounds will be released to help pupils in Dundee, Glasgow, Inverclyde, West Dunbartonshire, North Ayrshire, Clackmannanshire and North Lanarkshire. The initial seven local authorities area have been selected due to the concentration of pupils living in deprived areas within each. Annual funding, in the amount of 500 thousand pound,s to support a National Mentoring Scheme to improve the lives of looked after children was also announced.

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SQA Accredited Unit in Mentoring Coordination Training - April 2015

08-09 April 2015 SMN, in association with Training and Enterprise Development, has now set the dates for when the SQA Accredited Unit in Mentoring Coordination, two day training course will next run. The course is designed for those involved in planning and coordinating mentoring programmes and will take place at Brunswick House in Glasgow on Wednesday 8th and Thursday 9th April 2015.

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