NEWS FOR FEBRUARY 2011
Foreign Language Assistants blow for Scottish Schools
Added 23 Feb 2011
Story from BBC News Scotland
More than half of all foreign language assistants in Scottish state schools are being axed following council budget cuts, BBC Scotland has learned.
A survey of Scottish councils found at least 55 of the current 106 posts across the country are to go this year.
Pupils Try Singing and Signing World Record
Added 11 Feb 2011
Singing and sign language was the name of the game for cheerful youngsters as they attempted to set a new world record.
Hundreds of children from across the North East were helping a nationwide attempt to record the most people singing and signing a song at the same time.