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Apple Teacher CPD

Staff from XMA are leading FREE Apple Teacher PL for all education staff. Each course is designed to show teachers how to use their school iPad(s) creatively across the curriculum to support learning and teaching. Places can be booked on LearnPro. If you need assistance with booking onto any course, please contact To find out more information, please click on read more.

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Microsoft Education Roadshow in Midlothian

On Thursday 9th of November, the Microsoft Education Team will be visiting Midlothian to deliver free hands-on after school training sessions to teachers. This event will be taking place in Newbattle High School. The event is limited to 50 spaces. To sign up for the event or to find out more information, please click read more.

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Cycle Friendly School Award for Mauricewood Primary

On Friday 23rd September - World Car Free Day, Mauricewood Primary School officially celebrated receiving Cycle Friendly School Award. As always a large number of pupils and staff brought bikes and scooters to school and a special assembly was held that morning. Peter...

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Newbattle ASG European Day of Languages Event

Pupils from across the Newbattle Associated Schools Group (ASG) participated in a very successful event to celebrate the European Day of Languages (EDL) on Tuesday, 26th September 2017 at Newbattle High School.  P7 pupils from Moorfoot, Lawfield, Gore Glen,...

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1+2 Development Officer Visits European Commission in Brussels

Midlothian 1+2 Development Officer, Margaret Ballantyne (front row, far left),  Scottish Government Representative, Toria Fraser (front row, 7 from left) and 1+2 representatives across Scotland. A selection of staff who are responsible for the implementation of 1+2...

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Successful School Tour for Roslin Community

Over 100 community members visited and our P7’s shone in the role as community tour guides. Jo Wilson was delighted by the response from community members, who all enjoyed seeing the building in use and left some great feedback for our P7s.

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Coding Workshops for Schools

From September until November, XMA have offered Midlothian primary schools FREE coding workshops. During each workshop, a member of staff will work with pupils and staff in order to develop confidence in teaching coding. They also are offering free staff CPD with each...

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