Year of Young People 2018


Year of Young People 2018

Here are some of the ways in which SQA supported the Year of Young People (YoYP) 2018. The aim of YoYP 2018 was to empower Scotland's youth and to celebrate their successes. For more information, visit the YoYP 2018 website.

SQA Star Awards recognise Year of Young People

The winners of the 2018 SQA Star Awards have been announced. Find out who our first ever Young Person of the Year winner is!

SQA celebrates the Year of Young People 2018

We enjoyed celebrating the Year of Young People 2018 - click on the link above for a taste of what we got up to!

Video case studies

We’ve produced videos looking at innovative activities taking place in schools, colleges and the workplace, all of which are providing exciting new opportunities for young people.

SQA events and opportunities

Read about events organised by SQA which are shining a light on the achievements of young people as they undertake SQA qualifications. You can also hear from young people working at SQA on what it’s like to be an SQA Pathway Apprentice.

Celebrating young people

Throughout 2018 SQA is supporting events which celebrate the achievements of young people. Have a look at some of the brilliant events we’ve been involved in so far.

Young Scot and SQA launch report on the future of assessment

The report is written by young people from across Scotland and sets out their ideas and recommendations for how the assessment of qualifications can be improved for future generations.