Welcome to PINS

The Pupil Inclusion Network is Scotland’s largest network supporting the voluntary sector and partners in work with learners who are vulnerable or excluded.

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10 things we do to make a difference: New profile of exciting 3rd sector provision

TalkTime Scotland is the first free counselling service for young people with a physical
impairment or long-term health condition aged 12-25 living in Scotland.
GO to What’s new: 10 things we do

Children’s Mental Health Week

Children’s Mental Health Week is about encouraging uniqueness #BeingOurselves
GO to PINS theme: Health and Wellbeing > Mental and emotional wellbeing

Pupil Equity Fund: information for 3rd sector

PEF is being directly allocated to schools and is targeted at closing the poverty related attainment gap.
GO to PINS theme: Attainment

Safer Internet Day February 6th

The 2018 theme is "Create, connect and share respect: A better internet starts with you".
GO to PINS theme: Digital Lives

Homelessness, children and families

Latest statistics show 3,426 households with children or with a pregnant household member in temporary accommodation: one third of households in temporary accommodation.
Go to PINS theme: ACEs

Scotland’s Colleges

A profile of the work and contributions of the College sector.
GO to PINS theme: 16+

Addressing inclusion: Effectively challenging homophobia, biphobia and transphobia

Practical advice on creating inclusive learning environments and responding to bullying.
Go to PINS theme: School Exclusion

No two children are the same: Enquire Annual Conference

Exploring how we adapt and change practice to meet the additional support needs in each setting.
Go to What’s new: Events and Training > March

Attainment work profiled on National Improvement Hub

Educational psychologists have assessed some of the techniques being used, in particular in the fields of numeracy and health and wellbeing.
GO to PINS theme: Attainment


Site updated: Thursday, February 1, 2018