Senior Phase

Education Scotland

CfE Briefing: Progression from the Broad General Education to the Senior Phase Part 2

…learning which drives motivation will be furthered in the Senior Phase…

  • learning independently
  • taking responsibility for learning
  • active learning
  • collaborative learning
  • applying learning and skills development

…features of new qualifications…

  • depth and application of learning
  • developing skills, including higher order thinking skills
  • real-life contexts
  • personalisation and choice

CfE Briefing: Progression from the Broad General Education to the Senior Phase Part 3

…flexible achievement pathways at the Senior Phase…

…an achievement pathway describes an individuals progress through successes, awards and qualifications…

What we Assess in the Senior Phase

Fact File: CfE The Senior Phase

Achievements Pathways

Senior Phase Benchmarking Tool

The Scottish Government, Education Scotland and their partners are developing a new benchmarking tool to help local authorities and secondary schools to analyse, compare and improve the performance of pupils in the senior phase.