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Fiona to make debut as a Disney Princess

A performing arts graduate is to become a Disney Princess after a successful audition for the House of Mouse.

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Dalziel High won Inspiring Career Opportunity category at this years Community Education Awards

Dalziel programme is an inspiration

Dalziel High School took top spot in the Inspiring Career Opportunity category at this year’s Community Education Awards.

Education
From 4 December 2017, candidates will have to carry out the show me question while they are driving.

DVSA releases new videos to help learners prepare for driving test changes

With less than three months to go to until the driving test changes, the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) has published new videos about the updated ‘show me, tell me’ driving test questions.

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The memorandum signing at UWS in Paisley. Pic: Craig Watson.

New partnership agreement with the University of the West of Scotland and NHS Lanarkshire

The University of the West of Scotland (UWS) and NHS Lanarkshire have established a strategic partnership agreement.

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The Rev Kevin de Beer

Minister reaches out to the world

A Bellshill preacher has launched a new online ministry to spread the Gospel across the world.

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Reeltime from Newarthill celebrated its 20th anniversary on a visit to the Scottish Parliament

Reeltime celebrates its 20th anniversary

Newarthill-based youth charity Reeltime Music visited the Scottish Parliament as it celebrates its 20th anniversary.

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Research has highlighted that the working conditions of Scotlands teachers are extremely poor'.

Research highlights poor working conditions of Scotland’s teachers

A major new piece of independent research claims the working conditions of Scotland’s teachers are ‘extremely poor’.

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Fallside project’s CiN boost

Fallside project’s CiN boost

VIP Arts and Sports Academy in Fallside were awarded £30,000 from BBC Children in Need to continue its Fun, Food and Fitness programme.

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Police Scotland's campaign is aimed at the 500,000 students starting or returning to college and university this year.

Police campaign to help keep students safe

Police Scotland has launched a campaign to provide the country’s students with guidance and advice on how to keep safe.

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Pupils Cameron Docherty and Reece Cooper accept a cheque from Elaine MacDonald as head teacher John Morley, left, and ASN assistant Billy Gray look on

Looking rosy again for school’s garden

An award-winning school garden which was vandalised has been restored to its former glory after the community rallied round to help.

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A new poll reveals the student of 2017 is more likely to be found at home watching films rather than going for a beer, with money worries occupying their minds more than their predecessors.

Students of 2017 swap nightlife for Netflix

Students today are as worried about their wallets as they are about their studies, showing a stark difference to their parents’ university days, new research shows.

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On their marks at the new games area are Cardinal Newman pupils with head teacher Kenny Ross and councillors Jordan Linden, Frank McNally and Harry Curran

New sporting era kicks off at Bellshill school

A Bellshill school hopes to produce sports as well as academic stars after unveiling a £550,000 multi-use games area.

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David Buchanan recommends a career as an STEM teacher.

Teacher recruitment campaign expanded

A teacher recruitment campaign has been expanded to target university undergraduates studying English and Home Economics (HE) subjects, including food, nutrition and health courses.

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More young Scots are in positive destinations

More young Scots in education, training or work

More teenages in Scotland are in education, training or work, a report shows.

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Learner drivers will benefit from improvements to the online driving instructor search service.

Learner drivers set to benefit from new online service

Learner drivers are to benefit from improvements to the online driving instructor search service.

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Cllr Nathan Wilson and MSP Graham Simpson

Safety boosted outside school

Steps have been taken to improve road safety outside a Motherwell primary school after a girl aged four was knocked down by a car.

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Solicitor James Moore questioned councils approach to placing requests

Parents warned over school choice bids

A lawyer has warned parents making school placing requests could be missing out because of questionable tactics by education bosses.

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Uddingston and Bellshill MSP Richard Lyle

MSP welcomes Holyrood cash to help children living in poverty succeed at school

Uddingston and Bellshill MSP Richard Lyle has welcomed schools in North Lanarkshire receiving nearly £7.8m to help close the poverty-related attainment gap.

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