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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-16326: Ross Greer (West Scotland)

Scottish Green Party

Date lodged: 2 May 2018

To ask the Scottish Government what its position is on integrating peace education into the curriculum for excellence.

Answered by: John Swinney 16 May 2018

One of the benefits of curriculum for excellence is the flexibility which enables practitioners to tailor their curriculum to the needs of the learners in their own local circumstances. For example, there are opportunities to teach about peace education within: learning for sustainability, global citizenship and the Social Studies curriculum guidelines.