- Banchory Primary received Fairtrade status after completing five goals from the Fairtrade Foundation: set up a steering group; write and adopt a Fairtrade policy; use and sell as many Fairtrade products as possible; take action for Fairtrade once a term in school and once a year in the community; and hold a Fairtrade activity each term.
- Clyde - Glasgow 2014's official mascot - wants to talk to schools about the Commonwealth Games. Schools can win a visit through Game On Scotland, the official education programme. See what Clyde has been up to over the past year in the short film My Year with Clyde. Glasgow schools can apply in writing to education2014 firstname.lastname@example.org.