Ruth Bryan and Morag Treanor/MVA Consultancy
With support from Professor Malcolm Hill/The Glasgow Centre for the Child & Society
ISBN 978 0 7559 6420 8 (Web only publication)
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CHAPTER ONE: INTRODUCTION
OVERVIEW OF THE PILOTS
AIMS AND OBJECTIVES OF THE EVALUATION
STRUCTURE OF THIS REPORT
CHAPTER TWO: NORTH LANARKSHIRE
AIMS OF THE LITERACY PILOT
IMPLEMENTATION OF THE LITERACY PILOT
OPERATION OF THE LITERACY PILOT: THE ROLE OF THE LITERACY DEVELOPMENT OFFICERS
IMPACT OF THE LITERACY PILOT
THE ENDING OF THE PILOT AND STAFF VIEWS ON THE FUTURE
CHAPTER THREE: EAST AYRSHIRE
AIMS OF THE NUMERACY PILOT
LOCAL CONTEXT AND BACKGROUND TO THE NUMERACY PILOT
IMPLEMENTATION OF THE NUMERACY PILOT
OPERATION OF THE NUMERACY PILOT
IMPACT OF THE NUMERACY PILOT
THE FUTURE OF THE NUMERACY PILOT IN EAST AYRSHIRE
CHAPTER FOUR: ENABLE AT EASTBANK ACADEMY
AIMS OF ENABLE
THE PRINCIPLES OF ENABLE
IMPLEMENTATION OF THE ENABLE PROJECT
OPERATION OF ENABLE
IMPACTS OF ENABLE
THE FUTURE OF ENABLE
CHAPTER FIVE: CONCLUSIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS
IMPLICATIONS FOR FUTURE ROLL-OUT
ANNEX 1: DETAILS OF CONSULTATION PROGRAMME
ANNEX 2: P7 WRITING ATTAINMENT
ANNEX 3: P7 MATHS ATTAINMENT
The authors would like to express their thanks to all who have assisted in the preparation of this report, in particular the staff and pupils of North Lanarkshire, East Ayrshire and Glasgow City who took the time to share their views and experiences with us. We would also like to thank the staff from the Scottish Executive Education Department and the members of the research advisory group for their guidance and feedback over the past two years.
The views expressed in the report are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect those of the Scottish Executive or any other organisation(s) by which the author(s) is/are employed.
The Scottish Executive is making this research report available on-line in order to provide access to its contents for those interested in the subject. The Executive commissioned the research but has not exercised editorial control over the report.
This web only report is accompanied by the Insight no. 36 "Evaluation of Transition Pilots", available both on-line and in printed form.
Both documents are published by Information and Analytical Services Division, Scottish Executive Education Department, Victoria Quay, Edinburgh, EH6 6QQ. If you have any enquiries about these reports please contact the Dissemination Officer on 0131-244-0894.
Both reports were published in January 2007.