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12 Jul 2019

What else does the UCAS Data Tell us?

Author: Cathy Mitchell, Assistant Director: Outcomes

SFC’s Cathy Mitchell takes a closer look at this week’s UCAS data.
01 Jul 2019

Language of instruction

Author: Dr Kristinn Hermannsson, Lecturer in Educational Economics at the University of Glasgow

If the population speaks thirteen different languages, which should be used to teach? Dr Kristinn Hermannsson explains the findings of a GCRF project to inform this debate in Malawi.
26 Jun 2019

Chloe-Louise’s blog

Author: Chloe-Louise

An estranged student shares her story about the struggles she’s faced.
21 Jun 2019

From an acorn…

Author: Professor Alison Phipps, UNESCO Chair

Refugee Integration through Languages and the Arts, University of Glasgow charts the global influence of single project funded nearly a decade ago.
16 Jun 2019

Fathers in Childcare

Author: Russell Moore, HNC Childhood Practice student

Russell Moore, a HNC Childhood Practice student from Dunblane shares his story on what it’s like to prepare for a career in childcare at Forth Valley College.
28 May 2019

The research and innovation ties that bind

Author: Dr Stuart Fancey, Director, Research and Innovation

SFC’s Stuart Fancey on the active steps Scotland is taking to safeguard its research and innovation partnerships with Europe.
20 May 2019

A Framework for Fair Access

Author: Peter Scott, Commissioner for Fair Access

Peter Scott, Commissioner for Fair Access on what Scotland’s new Framework for Fair Access means for the sector, and students from our most deprived communities.
09 May 2019

Next GP to the surgery please…

Author: Helen Raftopoulos, SFC Assistant Director, Health and Care

Helen Raftopoulos, The Scottish Funding Council’s Assistant Director for Health, looks at SFC’s role in helping to meet the challenges facing general practice in Scotland.
07 May 2019

Men in Early Years

Author: Alison Malcolm, SFC Policy/Analysis Officer

Alison Malcolm on the challenge to recruit more men into the childcare workforce, and the innovative approaches being trialled by colleges to address this.
24 Apr 2019

Fighting back against cyber attacks

Author: David Beards, Senior Policy Officer

The Scottish Funding Council’s David Beards writes about the rising tide of cybercrime and how to keep your data safe.