Welcome to Renfrewshire’s Wider Achievement Awards page.

Check out the SCQF blog about this resource: SCQF blog on Renfrewshire’s wider achievement award blog

The purpose of this resource is to give support and guidance to establishments wishing to move forward with wider achievement awards. These awards could now become moreĀ  important to support positive pathways and destinations for young people as we move into a period of economic uncertainty. They are particularly important as we consider the equity agenda.

On the page you can find information, guidance, paperwork and delivery model exemplars for the following:

  • SQA Personal Development Award
  • SQA Leadership Award
  • SQA Mental Health and Wellbeing Award
  • Awards in the Broad General Education
  • Professional learning and reading
  • Employability and skills progression
  • Learner pathways

The following power point may support establishments to consider a clear rationale for moving forward with wider achievement.

Initial support

The following document was recently developed by Education Scotland and partners to support school planning around wider achievement:

Learning Resource 8- Personal Learning and Achievement (Education Scotland)

This Blog from Jim Duffy from Awards Network, may also support your initial thinking:

Being Awards Aware article

This a new Wakelet from Education Scotland on Personal Learning and Achievement. It is a new professional learning resource and is accompanied by resources from other stakeholders:

Thank you to Galashiels Academy for sharing with us their wider achievement award programme for S6 pupils. This might give you some ideas:

Galashiels wider achievement awards programme

You may also be interested in looking at Renfrewshire’s Personal and Social Education course. Several schools offer wider achievement awards linked to and through PSE:

We would like this website to be a place for sharing practice and ideas. As such, you will be directed through the site to read and/or complete storyboards. If you would like to share your wider achievement journey, please complete a storyboard on any of the attached templates:

Wider Achievement Storyboard Templates

Learner pathways storyboard templates

Please send completed storyboards to:Ā 

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