Edinburgh Local

Working with schools

We work with teachers, schools and parents to develop inspiring and educational programmes in schools across the region.

Pupils inspired to aim high

Primary school children with BALTIC freelance artist Natalie Frost
University staff are working with local schools to nurture aspiration.

Partnering with Castlebrae High School

Stuart Forbes and Kelsey Wallace from Castlebrae Highschool
Staff at cutting-edge cell research centre mentor local high school pupils.

History for Schools

Steel-helmeted Scotts Entrenched and Cheerily Awaiting a Counterattack
History for Schools is a new programme at the University of Edinburgh that aims to get school pupils (from ages 13 to 16) excited about History.

Science Insights for local pupils

Science Insights 2017 Group
At Science Insights, the University’s College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine students teach pupils from local schools learn about careers in science.

Literacy through Latin

Sculpture of a head against Latin script
Literacy through Latin is a programme connecting enthusiastic student volunteers who know and love Latin, with classrooms in City of Edinburgh Council primary schools.

Read, Write, Count

Child playing counting game
Read, Write, Count is a Scottish government-led campaign that aims to encourage families in Scotland to include easy and fun reading, writing and counting activities in their everyday lives