Tes Scotland

A week in primary: 2 June 2017

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An attempt to make seat belts compulsory on school buses could go even further, a Holyrood committee has said. SNP MSP Gillian Martin has brought forward a parliamentary member’s bill aimed at making seat belts a legal requirement on all dedicated vehicles taking children from their homes to classes, which currently happens in 18 out of 32 councils. The Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee now wants the bill to be extended to cover buses used for school trips.

A P7 class from North Ayrshire has won what was billed as Scotland’s first-ever nationwide online maths contest. The week-long ...

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