EDUCATION

EDUCATION

CELEBRATING THE BEST OF SCOTTISH EDUCATION

Heather shows off her gold medals (Photo: Heather Stanning)

Scottish rowing star says success started at school

Heather Stanning is the world’s number one female rower and a double Olympic champion. She tells Scottish Field about her life at Gordonstoun School, training...

Dedicated Tracey’s dinners are top of the menu

When we think back to school dinners, we often think of stodgy custard and burnt mince. That's definitely not what's being served up by Tracey...
Dollar Academy offers many co-curricular activties

Dollar Academy is at the forefront of Scottish education

Dollar Academy, which celebrates its bicentenary year in 2018, remains one of Scotland’s best performing independent schools. Thanks to outstanding exam results and an inspiring...
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Scot helps team set fastest Pacific rowing time

A 23-year-old who learned to sail at a Scottish school has become the youngest person to row the Pacific. Michael Prendergast, who learned his nautical...

History comes to life at adventure playground

The first phase of an imaginative new adventure playground with an educational aspects is set to be revealed at a Scottish tourist attraction. On Saturday,...

New scheme gives pupils skills for land-based sector careers

A new partnership between Scotland’s Rural College and East Lothian Council will give secondary school pupils the skills to work in the land-based sector. Pupils...