Dundee City Council has forked out more than £6,400 in a bid to prepare councillors for media interviews – despite providing its own training at no cost the year before.
Improving reading, writing and counting among Dundee pupils is high on the agenda of the councillor just appointed to take over responsibility for education.
A Dundee Labour councillor returned to frontline politics this week following a long-term absence.
Dundee’s education convener was “absolutely right” to resign following a number of rants on social media, Labour’s schools representative has said.
Dundee City Council’s children and family services convener has resigned in the wake of a number of social media scandals.
Dundee City Council’s children and families convener has been branded a “disgrace” by a party colleague after being blasted for a series of foul-mouthed outbursts on social media.
Children in care in Dundee are being failed by the council’s education system, it has claimed.
The city council’s education convener has hit back over claims that staff shortages are affecting pupils.
The views of Dundee young people will help shape a delivery model for the provision of free sanitary products in local schools.
Dundee is planning to step up the war on “period poverty” by handing out free sanitary products in schools.
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Dundee’s children and family services convener has apologised for the local council’s delayed response to the cold weather — and pledged it would do better.
Three key areas in Dundee are being earmarked by council education chiefs for job opportunities for school leavers.
Increasing the cost of school meals in Dundee is an “unavoidable” result of the current financial climate, the city council’s schools convener has said.
A council fostering service has been given a positive report by care bosses.
Dundee’s new Harris Academy is almost full, despite schools across the city running at an under occupancy rate of 20%.
Improving the counting skills of Dundee’s school children is right at the top of the list of priorities for Dundee City Council education chiefs.
A leading promoter wants to make Dundee one of the UK’s “premier” locations for concerts.
With Holyrood pledging to almost double the number of nursery hours children receive by 2020, Councillor Gregor Murray says Dundee faces challenges to make sure the city is ready.
A teenager has been charged in connection with an alleged serious assault outside a Dundee school.