Thousands of children were thrilled to have a snow day off from school, but the closures were not greeted with joy by some parents.
Dundee City Council has defended its plans to introduce frozen meals into schools.
An international expert who advises the Scottish Government on education took the controversial test for primary one pupils, and he told MSPs: “I didn’t find all the questions easy.”
Snowfall and freezing temperatures has forced the closure of many schools across the country.
More than 400 schools in Thailand’s capital, Bangkok, have been shut for the rest of the week due to increasing concern over dangerously unhealthy air pollution.
Views are being sought over the use of standardised assessments for primary pupils.
More than a quarter-of-a-million children are being taught at under-performing secondary schools, according to official figures.
More than 300 secondary schools in England are under-performing, official figures suggest.
Police Scotland has invested more than £1,000 on “pop-up bairns” in a bid to deter dangerous parking at schools in Tayside.
A fifth of all Dundee schools are either close to capacity, full or over-capacity, new figures have revealed.
Parents of pupils at a fire-hit school have given their support to the city council for its efforts to get pupils back into learning as soon as possible.
The number of children eating school dinners has risen across Tayside – despite a new payment system causing problems in Angus.
Youth mentoring charity Breakthrough Dundee is celebrating its first year of supporting young people by rolling out at four new secondary schools.
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Over half of parents believe that smartphones should be banned inside school, according to a survey.
Dundee’s education convener was “absolutely right” to resign following a number of rants on social media, Labour’s schools representative has said.
Next week, hundreds of Dundee children are set to embark on a whole new adventure as they start nursery and primary school.
Thousands of Dundee schoolchildren are hoping for good news today when Scottish exam results are released.
Dundee City Council has spent almost £10,000 in the past four years removing gulls, mice, ants, slugs and other pests from schools.
Exam boards have set up dedicated teams to monitor social media as part of moves to clamp down on cheating.