REPORTS
 
Third European Charter for Regional or Minority Languages Report on UK (2010)
The influential Council of Europe's third report on the UK's treatment of indigenous languages including provision for the Scots language in education.
 ECRML 2010 Report on UK (635 Kb download)

Report on Public Attitudes Towards the Scots Language (2010) 
Scottish Government's study providing a broad overview of perceptions of the Scots language and attitudes towards it, and measuring behaviours and expectations of its use in Scotland today.
  Public Attitudes Towards the Scots Language (265 Kb download)

Scots: The View from Falkirk Schools (2009)
Questionnaire and responses to Scots in Education from Scotland's first local authority network of Scots Language Coordinators.
 Scots: The View from Falkirk Schools (159 Kb download)

Scots Language and Literature Research Project - Research by Cecilia Craig (2009)
A comparative analysis of the use of Scots language and literature in selected primary and secondary schools in Aberdeenshire (2006–2008/2009)
For more information email: celia.craig@btopenworld.com
 Scots Language Project - Research by Cecilia Craig (149 Kb download)

Third Periodical Report (UK) ECRML (2009)
European Charter for Regional or Minority Languages - Third periodical report presented to the Council of Europe by the United Kingdom.
 Third Periodical Report (UK) ECRML (2.02 Mb download)

Report on Scots Language Conference - February 2009 (2009)
Report of the Scottish Government's conference on the Scots language held at the University of Stirling on 09 February 2009.
 Report on Scots Language Conference (1.00 Mb download)

Supporting Teacher and School Engagement with Literature and Learning within
a Curriculum for Excellence Framework (2009)   
University of Glasgow research on awareness of and use by schools of Scots
Language and other arts organisations.
 Supporting Teacher and School Engagement (1.20 Mb download)


The Scottish Government’s Audit of Current Scots Language Provision in Scotland (2009)
The findings of the Scottish Government’s research into provision for Scots in education and other aspects of Scottish life.  
 Audit of Current Scots Language Provision in Scotland (920 Kb download)

Local Education Authorities and Scots (2008)
MSP Bill Wilson's report on Scots Language provision in all of Scotland's LEAs with each local authority's response. 
 Local Education Authorities and Scots (246 Kb download)

Scots Language seminar at Scottish Learning Festival (2008)
Matthew Fitt's speech at the Literature in Learning seminar on Scots and Creativity in the classroom. 
 Scots Language seminar at Scottish Learning Festival (49 Kb download)

Language at Letham Primary School (2007)
A Literature in Learning report on a year of monitoring the Scots Language in a West Lothian school. 
 Language at Letham Primary School (402 Kb download)

Learning to Read a New Culture (2007)

Professor J. McGonigal’s and Dr E. Arizpe’s investigation into how immigrant and asylum-seeking children experience Scottish identity at school.
 Learning to Read a New Culture (1.2 Mb download) 

Shetland Report on Early Learning (2006)

Survey of current status of Shetland dialect within nursery classes and partner providers.
 Shetland Report on Early Learning (245 Kb download)

Coulter PS Report (2005)
Report commissioned by South Lanarkshire Education into the implications of Scots Language learning on pupil attainment and self-esteem.
 Coulter PS Report (134 Kb download)