Phonics roadshows and English hubs are among a range of measures announced by the Government in a bid to improve child literacy.
Fife Cultural Trust has launched a new consultation on its library services.
An ambitious city-wide programme to raise numeracy levels in schools is being developed by Dundee City Council
One of the country’s leading crime authors believes reintroducing boys to action comics could lure reluctant young readers away from phones and tablets.
A Fife project has saved almost a million books from being eaten by real book worms.
The Central Library will host a literary treasure hunt to raise funds to help deliver a literacy programme to some of the poorest parts of China.
Scottish ministers were not clear enough that literacy and numeracy must remain at the heart of Scotland’s revamped school curriculum, the Education Secretary has said.
Scottish education is struggling in quicksand.
The number of Scottish P4 pupils hitting key numeracy performance levels has fallen for the third time in a row.
China may be nearly five thousand miles away from Scotland but that’s no obstacle to a group of pupils at Morgan Academy in Dundee. They’re determined to make the once in a lifetime trip to promote child literacy in a poor area of the country.