Question ref. S5W-36044
Asked by: Clare Adamson, Motherwell and Wishaw, Scottish National Party
Date lodged: 11 March 2021
To ask the Scottish Government when it plans to publish the third annual report of the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Education and Training Strategy for Scotland.
Current status: Answered by Richard Lochhead on 24 March 2021
The third annual report of the STEM Education and Training Strategy will be published on the Scottish Government website later today ( https://www.gov.scot/publications/stem-strategy-for-education-and-training-third-annual-report/ )
The report shows that, despite current restrictions to contain COVID-19, the Strategy has continued to deliver high quality support for STEM education and training. Programmes of e-learning are being successfully delivered, STEM apprenticeships numbers have increased and the Logan Review of computing education has highlighted how fundamental computing skills are to the future lives of our young people.