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Resources Round-Up

Our Resource Round-Up features useful resources for those working in communities in Glasgow.  Please circulate to your colleagues and organisations in your networks.

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October 2017

CLD Resources

Year of Young People - Supporters' Toolkit

Year of Young People have made a range of marketing tools available in order to ensure young people are at the heart of planning and decision making for YoYP 2018. The supporters’ toolkit provides young people with access to logos, messaging and assets. Young people can also sign up for the YoYP newsletter. Access the marketing tools and sign up to the newsletter here.

Social Enterprise Census 2017

The newly published Social Enterprise Census 2017 provides an insightful overview of the social enterprise sector in Scotland. 
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Community Empowerment

60 Second Guide to Participatory Budgeting!

Participatory Budgeting (PB) Scotland have produced an animated overview of participatory budgeting which takes, on average, just sixty seconds to read. If you can spare a minute – Read more… 

Building Community Resilience

Education Support Scotland worked with Scottish Government’s Community Resilience Unit and local resilience groups to improve their understanding of good practice in building and evaluating community resilience. Download the toolkit they have produced here.

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Learning / ALN / Digital

National Literacy Trust launches new website

Which is designed to help you find the resources, news and research you need as quickly as possible. Sign up and get a personalised feed of information tailored to your interests. Visit the site 

"Making it Stick"

Recently Evaluation Support Scotland launched Making it stick - a guide to embedding evaluation. Download your copy here.

Amazing things - 4th edition

Amazing Things 4th edition is an essential guide to Youth awards and awards programmes that make an important contribution to delivery of CfE, Attainment Challenge and DYW goals. More information on youth awards can be found at the Awards Network website.

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Resources to help Build Girls' Confidence in Computing Science

Education Scotland has published 20 new resources to help build girls’ confidence and resilience in computing science. Commissioned by the Digital Technologies Skills Group as part of a range of actions to tackle the gender gap, the resources focus on the creative and collaborative aspects of computational thinking, programming and coding. Find out more.

Future Learn Course programme - Online Learning Opportunities

Choose from hundreds of online courses from universities and specialist organisations. Browse by category and start date to find the right one for your needs. Read more…


Sharing Lives, Sharing Languages

Sharing Lives, Sharing Languages: A Pilot Project for New Scots’ Social and Language Integration has been designed, developed and implemented by the Scottish Refugee Council (SRC) with members of the advisory group in response to the Vulnerable Persons’ Resettlement Scheme for Syrian Refugees. Read more… 

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Health & Equalities

SAMH - How to be mentally healthy at work

Stay well and maintain your mental health in the workplace. Read more… 

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Scottish Financial Capability Week

Scottish Financial Capability Week will take place 13-17 November when organisations across Scotland will celebrate the ways in which they are helping people to develop financial skills and knowledge.  A Practitioner Pack is now available to download from the Financial Capability website.

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