Education Policy & Strategy Committee

Dates and Timetable for Preparation of Papers, Session 2020-21

*Papers/Reports to Senate Office by  Agenda Despatched

Date of Meeting

8 October 2020 15 October 2020 22 October 2020 at 10.00 a.m.
30 November 2020 7 December 2020 14 December 2020 at 10.00 a.m.
25 February 2021 3 March 2021 10 March 2021 at 10.00 a.m.
22 April 2021 28 April 2021 5 May 2021 at 10.00 a.m.
7 June 2021 14 June 2021 21 June 2021 at 10.00 a.m.

* Please notify Janet Fleming ( of any agenda items by this date.

Templates are available for papers and cover sheets. Please contact Janet and she will send you them.

Papers or reports for Education Policy & Strategy Committee (EdPSC) should be submitted as follows:

  • with a title that reflects the content of the report or paper;
  • with a Cover Sheet, which should specify what EdPSC is to do with the paper (i.e. to consider, approve, recommend to Senate, note, discuss or comment) and if there are any resource implications. If you need a template for the Cover Sheet then please contact Janet;
  • in electronic form. If a document is not available in this form then provide a hard copy;
  • documents should include the name of the author, the date of issue and page numbers.

Status of Information 
In the light of the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act, authors of papers should also indicate on the Cover Sheet if they wish the paper to be treated as confidential information, reserved to committee members only. The Convener will then judge if this is necessary.