Events

Our calendar lists events of interest to people working with parents and families.

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Poverty, school and inequality: reducing the cost of the school day

This event provides an opportunity to understand the impact of the costs of school on low income families. It will explore how the Pupil Equity Fund might be used to tackle inequalities and raise attainment.

Date: 29 September 2017

Venue: Bonnyrigg

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Early Years Scotland annual conference

Eliminating educational inequality: getting to grips with the gap in the early years

The conference will explore the educational difficulties that disadvantaged children experience in the early years.

Date: 30 September 2017

Venue: Glasgow

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Scotland's first play convention

Scotland's first play convention, which will be hosted in Edinburgh by Play Scotland, bring together organisations and individuals to explore play opportunities and policy in Scotland.

Date: 5 October 2017

Venue: Edinburgh

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Poverty Alliance annual conference

As the Poverty Alliance marks its 25th anniversary the 2017 annual conference will call for a 'campaign for change': Learning from the past to shape the future is the theme of this years event.

Date: 19 October 2017

Venue: Glasgow

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Raising young Scots: getting to healthy, wealthy and wise

This conference examines the challenges of raising young Scots enabling them to fulfil their potential, regardless of their background.

Date: 2 November 2017

Venue: Edinburgh

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Building brighter futures together: Royal Caledonian Educational Trust (RCET) practitioners conference

This conference is for professionals interested in or involved with supporting the education and wellbeing of Armed Forces families in Scotland. Keynote speaker Suzanne Zeedyk.

Date: 7 November 2017

Venue: Edinburgh

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Children in Scotland annual conference 2017

Two days offering a diverse range of workshops, study trips, seminars and speakers, along with significant children and young person involvement which characterises the CiS annual conference.

Date: 8 & 9 November 2017

Venue: Edinburgh

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