Subjects in Brief

23rd September 2011 at 01:00

Free to speak


A human rights charity is urging pupils to enter a writing competition focusing on freedom of expression. S3 and S4 pupils can submit a poem, story, factual article or a rap to The Right Words. The contest is the third to be run by the Human Rights Watch London Network in collaboration with international non-governmental organisation Human Rights Watch.

Artist at hand


Scottish artist Iona Leishman has taken up residence at Stirling Castle to work with schools and community groups. She has been appointed as the new artist in residence. Her role will include supporting pupils who are creating portfolios.

Subscribe to get access to the content on this page.

If you are already a Tes/ Tes Scotland subscriber please log in with your username or email address to get full access to our back issues, CPD library and membership plus page.

Not a subscriber? Find out more about our subscription offers.
Subscribe now
Existing subscriber?
Enter subscription number


The guide by your side – ensuring you are always up to date with the latest in education.

Get Tes magazine online and delivered to your door. Stay up to date with the latest research, teacher innovation and insight, plus classroom tips and techniques with a Tes magazine subscription.
With a Tes magazine subscription you get exclusive access to our CPD library. Including our New Teachers’ special for NQTS, Ed Tech, How to Get a Job, Trip Planner, Ed Biz Special and all Tes back issues.

Subscribe now