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By Character Scotland - September, 4th 2014

What are your top character strengths?

Ever wondered what your signature character strength might be? Could it be courage, perserverence, humour or love? Take the free VIA survey to find out your signature strengths, you may...

Glasgow Warriors head coach Gregor Townsend has hailed his teams' character after a gutsy win against Cardiff Blues away from home. Full report here... 

Ready for work

Written by | Monday, 15 September 2014

Ready for Work aims to provide practical answers to the question: how can we help young people be ready for work? And what makes the biggest difference to their work readiness? More information here... 

Government ministers have been urged to take note of research that suggests there is a significant link between teachers’ health and wellbeing and the examination results of their students. Read full article here...

Toys en route to Gaza

Written by | Friday, 12 September 2014

A collection of toys from throughout Scotland is ready to be shipped off to Gaza in a convoy with toys from around Europe. Read full article here... 

The school of life

Written by | Friday, 12 September 2014

One family is defering their 5-year-olds education to take him on a European adventure, with travel being the method of education used at the school of life. Read the full article here... 

SPEN Update

Written by | Monday, 08 September 2014

View SPEN's (Scottish Peer Education Network) lates network update. A great collection of news, resources, training and funding for peer education projects. 

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