Press Releases

Online training for aspiring Moray teachers

Aug 31, 2015 11:44 BST Moray Council Would-be primary teachers in Moray are being given the chance to fulfil their ambition by studying part-time for the necessary qualification.

Encouraging start for pupil anti-bullying survey

Aug 31, 2015 10:59 BST Moray Council A pupil survey launched last week as part of plans for an anti-bullying policy in Moray schools has got off to an encouraging start.

Local unemployed youngsters invited to take a look behind factory gates

Aug 24, 2015 09:54 BST Mondelez UK Unemployed youngsters in Birmingham will have the opportunity to gain an insight into careers within the food industry and increase their employability skills, when they visit Mondelēz International next month.

Pupil survey on bullying goes live

Aug 24, 2015 09:30 BST Moray Council A survey to help inform an anti-bullying approach in Moray schools went live for pupils this morning.

Sustainable schools policy go-ahead

Aug 19, 2015 11:51 BST Moray Council Moray councillors today approved a draft policy on sustainable schools, despite attempts to have the issue deferred.

Aug 18, 2015 19:00 BST Uppsala University New species evolve whenever a lineage splits off into several. Because of this, the kinship between species is often described in terms of a ‘tree of life’, where every branch constitutes a species. Now, researchers at Uppsala University have found that evolution is more complex than this model would have it, and that the tree is actually more akin to a bush.

Moray pupils to take part in school bullying survey

Aug 18, 2015 12:29 BST Moray Council Pupils across Moray’s schools are to be asked to take part in a survey to establish the prevalence of bullying in the classroom and in the playground.

Aug 16, 2015 10:00 BST Moray Council Councillors are to be asked to approve a draft policy for the future of sustainable schools in Moray.

Library move for heritage centre

Aug 16, 2015 10:00 BST Moray Council Moray Council’s local heritage centre at East End primary school could be on the move to Elgin Library.

First teacher takes up rent-free Moray housing offer

Aug 12, 2015 14:00 BST Moray Council The first teacher to take advantage of an offer of free accommodation by a leading Moray house builder is preparing to move in for the start of the new school session.