Bucksburn and Dyce learning communities in Aberdeen
The focus here is on building a consistent approach to maths and numeracy learning and teaching via a series of professional learning events for teaching staff in the primary and secondary schools in both clusters. The hope is that there is an increased achievement and attainment in numeracy for learners across primary and secondary. The partnership is supported by BP and La Salle Education.
This partnership launched in early 2021 and has made excellent progress over the last two years. Legacy planning to ensure and ongoing positive impact is now underway.
Shawlands, Cumbernauld and St Mungo’s Academies, Brannock and Barrhead High Schools in the West of Scotland
Staff and pupils in these five secondary schools are working together with Jacobs, going on a journey of enhanced career-based learning, finding out the many STEM-linked opportunities and pathways that exist beyond school. As the learning takes place, young people in these schools will lead careers learning events to peers, gaining Young STEM Leader Awards as a result. A celebration showcase took place to allow the teams to share their successes with the education community: