Curriculum for Excellence

New Qualifications – January 2013 Update for Parents

The updated web pages are now available to view online at

Curriculum For Excellence Leaflets

Copies of leaflets are available on SQA’s website and can be downloaded as pdf files:

  • Parents and Carers
  • Schools
  • Colleges
  • Learners
  • Universities
  • Employers

You can also view this update online at

Parent Zone

A new page has been added to Parentzone – Understanding inspection and review. See link under External links on this page.

Development of the Supporting learning at home area of the site continues, with information for parents on supporting numeracy, literacy and health and wellbeing. See link under External links on this page.

National Parent Forum of Scotland

The NPFS have produced the first in a series of summaries of the National 4 and National 5 qualifications for parents and carers – ‘National in a Nutshell’.