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This seminar will be led by Tam Baillie, former Scotland Commissioner for Children and Young People. It will explain the why using children's rights to help deliver higher attainment matters and will discuss practical ways to do so. Children’s rights are at the heart of securing improvements in attainment because evidence shows that one of the characteristics of high performing schools in poor areas is the sense of agency and participation pupils can exert within their learning environment.
Tue 16th Jan 2018
Brodies LLP - Edinburgh
This seminar will be led by Tam Baillie, former Scotland Commissioner for Children and Young People. It will explain what is required by the reporting obligations under the Children and Young People Act. It will address key elements of reporting compliance with the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child, what information to baseline - and how - in preparation for the Children’s Rights Report and it will consider how best to produce a Children’s Rights Report and how to monitor and improve future development of children’s rights.
Thu 22nd Feb 2018
Brodies LLP - Glasgow