Role of Curriculum for Excellence in growth and development

The Curriculum for Excellence Principles and Practice papers set out how professionals and parents should work with young children. These papers form the key background documents for anyone delivering Curriculum for Excellence and working with children in school settings. These papers should be used by all practitioners as they begin, and then develop, their work with the statements of experiences and outcomes for health and wellbeing.

Related fields in education for growth and development include speech and language therapy and motor skills therapy, which must be supported across many settings to have successful outcomes. Health and Wellbeing (see Principles and Practice papers and Experience and Outcomes for health and wellbeing) within Education Scotland’s Curriculum for Excellence.

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