West Partnership

The West Partnerships consists of 8 local authorities:

East Dunbartonshire, East Renfrewshire Council, Glasgow, Inverclyde Council, North Lanarkshire, Renfrewshire, South Lanarkshire and West Dunbartonshire.

Visit the West Partnership online

Mossend Primary School – Remote Learning Journey – Team Mossend

July 3, 2020

At the beginning of Lockdown, John Swinney stated that schools should, ‘respond in a variety of imaginative, creative and stimulating ways to support continuity in… Read more

Mossend Primary School – Remote Learning Journey Unfortunately, fortunate

June 29, 2020

Unfortunately, on Tuesday 17th March 2020 we were told that we were classed as ‘clinically vulnerable’ to Covid-19 due to underlying health conditions and would… Read more

Creating the Remote Inclusive Classroom, MIE Scotland Blog

June 21, 2020

This post was written for the MIE Scotland blog by Chris Gerrard. The transition to remote, and now blended learning, has been incredibly challenging for… Read more

Preparing for blended learning

June 19, 2020

  Blended learning that maximises the time in the classroom with the teacher and provides an engaging online experience is the challenge many schools are… Read more

Navigating Digital Learning Through Curriculum Planning.

June 9, 2020

Learning and Teaching At Rosshall Academy, the announcement by Glasgow City Council that every student would receive an iPad came at a time when staff… Read more

Growth Mindset for Experienced Teachers, Mandy Davidson Lenzie Academy

June 8, 2020

  Hi I am Mandy Davidson Acting Principal Teacher Curriculum Support (Wider Achievement) RME/RMPS/Care  at Lenzie Academy. I came to be a Microsoft Expert because… Read more

Coalburn Primary – A Digital Transformation Story: Using G Suite to enhance and support learning

June 5, 2020

A Digital Transformation Story: Using G Suite to enhance and support learning  Our story begins in 2017 when Coalburn Primary School received 11 Chromebooks as… Read more

Tinto Primary & Nursery Classes – Digital development with Google for Education and G-Suite

June 5, 2020

Digital development with Google for Education and G-Suite Over the past year I have been developing my digital skills as a teacher and as ICT… Read more

Adapting to Teaching Online – Gillian Gillen, All Saints Secondary School, Glasgow

May 27, 2020

  Since lockdown kicked in my main concern as a teacher has been – how do we reach our learners? Pupils had all been given… Read more

Higher Biology Podcast – available now

May 26, 2020

The Higher Biology Podcast, created and hosted by Paul Downie (FH Science, Hyndland Secondary School) aims to bring to life the Higher Biology curriculum with… Read more

Pupil and Parental Engagement at St Mark’s Primary School, East Renfrewshire

May 20, 2020

Increasing Pupil and Parental Engagement at St Mark’s with Twitter Tweets by StMarksPrimary1   In St. Mark’s, we have been working hard to increase parental… Read more

30 Days of Creativity

May 20, 2020

Glasgow Education Services CREATE was set up in 2016 to raise the profile of expressive arts and creativity as a means to raise attainment and… Read more

Digital Registers at Mearns Primary, East Renfrewshire

May 20, 2020

Digital Registers at Mearns Primary Our class teachers set a question on the assignment tab asking if the pupil is present or not. This allows… Read more

Remote Learning in Glasgow

May 19, 2020

To date 81% of teachers and 41% of pupils now have 1:1 managed iPads through our Connected Learning Programme. The deployment has now restarted remotely… Read more

Photography Competition at Hillview primary School, East Renfrewshire

May 18, 2020

  Photography Competition  During this period of closure it is more important than ever to have families involved. Our photography competition invites all our stakeholders… Read more

Online Learning at St John’s Primary School, East Renfrewshire

May 18, 2020

Online Learning at St John’s Primary School  St John’s, in Barrhead, have created their very own free-to-use website for teachers, parents and pupils to support… Read more

Case study on student engagement in virtual classrooms.

May 14, 2020

In just a few short months the entire education system has changed, not only within Scotland but across the world. In response to the current… Read more

Gauging Engagement at Our Lady of the Missions Primary, East Renfrewshire

May 14, 2020

Using Google Classroom Data to Gauge Engagement   Each class uses Google Classroom as the vehicle to support learning and teaching. The teachers set up… Read more