Scottish Council of Independent Schools
Charity registered in Scotland (UK)
II - In-house lobbyists and trade/business/professional associations
Trade and business associations
Dublin Street, 61
Edinburgh EH3 6NL
Mr John Edward
Mr John Edward
Scottish Council of Independent Schools (SCIS) is an independent, educational charity (Scottish Charity No. SCO18033) representing over 70 member schools in Scotland, which educate more than 32,000 children of mixed abilities from diverse backgrounds. SCIS promotes choice, diversity and excellence in Scottish education.
The key aims of the Scottish Council of Independent Schools (SCIS) are:
- to provide information, advice and guidance to parents
- advance education via curriculum development and the training of teachers
- advise member schools and their governing bodies about educational developments and legislation affecting independent schools (e.g. education, taxation, welfare, health and safety)
- to communicate and negotiate with the Scottish Parliament, the Government, public and private bodies on behalf of the independent sector
Any policies, guidelines, best practice or bench-marking related to education, young people, school sport, childcare, music provision, modern languages, mutual recognition of teaching qualifications, access to higher education etc.
Interest in policy issues relating to the entry, movement and residence of EU and non-EU researchers, students, school pupils, etc; as well as broader issues relating to education, child welfare, online security, citizenship.
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Scottish Council for Development and Industry (SCDI).
Associate Member of Independent Schools Council (ISC).
01/2014 - 07/2014
< 9,999 €
No funding received from the EU institutions during the last closed financial year.
By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.