Connect + Scottish Qualifications Authority
We are delighted to welcome team members from SQA (Scottish Qualifications Authority) to two online Q&A Information Sessions on Wednesday 22nd July in advance of Results Day on 4 August.
Find out more and book your free place here https://bit.ly/ConnectSQA
Connect + Place2Be
We are delighted to be hosting a Q&A session with Place2Be which will focus on children and young people’s mental health and wellbeing Find out more and book your free place here https://bit.ly/ConnectPlace2Be
CONSULTATION ON FREE BUS TRAVEL FOR PEOPLE UNDER THE AGE OF 19 LIVING IN SCOTLAND
The Scottish Government is consulting on Free Bus Travel for Under 19s and intends to launch a new statutory national concessionary travel scheme for young people living in Scotland up to their 19th birthday.
It is anticipated that legislation would be go to the Scottish Parliament in early 2021 and come into effect later in the year.
The consultation period ends on 7th December 2020 and more information on the proposals can be found here: https://consult.gov.scot/transportscotland/consultation-free-bus-travel-for-people-under19/user_uploads/freebus-for-under-19s—final-consultation-pdf-version—23-october-2020.pdf
You can take part in the online consultation here: http://consult.gov.scot/
If you are unable to respond using their consultation hub, please complete the Respondent Information Form and return to via e-mail to Under19Consultation@transport.gov.scot
The form can also be downloaded, printed in pdf format and completed in writing and mailed to:
Under 19 Consultation Bus,
Accessibility and Active Travel,