Keeping you up to date on the progress of the Named Person scheme and the NO2NP campaign.
Teacher pens heart-breaking letter to John Swinney about her ‘nearly impossible’ job… Why is he still trying to foist Named Person on schools?Posted 1 month ago
An anonymous letter to Education Secretary John Swinney from an exasperated teacher has been doing the rounds online. The viral…Continue Reading
The minister enters and pulls up a chair. “Good morning folks. Let’s get down to brass tacks shall we? Item…Continue Reading
The Scottish Government is considering controversial proposals to implement the detested named person scheme “by the back door” … even…Continue Reading
(PIC: SEEMiS Wellbeing Application) It’s 2014. The Children and Young People Act has made its way through Holyrood and the…Continue Reading
Lady Hale, President of the UK Supreme Court and one of the judges who issued a unanimous ruling against the…Continue Reading
Remember Holyrood’s education committee blocking the latest named person bill? They wanted to know how it was actually going to…Continue Reading
[FB picture credit: Andy Smith] This blog has played host to diverse topics over the years. We’ve seen colourful acronyms,…Continue Reading
The Government’s dubious approach towards Named Person scrutiny is in the spotlight again today. The Times reports that civil servants…Continue Reading
Holyrood’s Education and Skills Committee has refused to back the Named Person information sharing Bill, in what may be the…Continue Reading
Guest blog by Lesley Scott of Tymes Trust and Alison Preuss of Scottish Home Education Forum Evidence from families affected…Continue Reading
"I oppose the Scottish Government's plan to assign a 'Named Person' to every child in Scotland because it undermines families and diverts resources from children who need them."