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Why permanence matters for looked after children, and why we must share our passion to improve.
Kenny McGhee responds to the recent STV 'Who Cares' programme by exploring the need for genuine and caring relationships and removing barriers for looked after…
Linda O'Neill tells the story behind the recent education statistics.
Kenny McGhee talks about his research into implementing Staying Put for care leavers.
Ben Farrugia raises some interesting questions. Some of these stats don't ring true. Why?
Kenny McGhee reflects on the Scottish Care Leavers Covenant, six months after the launch.
Alison Hennessey talks about how CELCIS uses of improvement methodology with local authorities to make school life better for looked after children.
Full bursaries for care experienced students is welcome but will not give them more money while studying
Graham Connelly discusses the report of the Commission on Widening Access and questions what it actually means for students.
Lizzie Morton blogs on how Corporate Parents are taking ownership of their new duties.