Date lodged: 18 July 2017
To ask the Scottish Government, further to its publication, A Blueprint for 2020: Expansion of Early Learning and Childcare in Scotland, when the Skills Investment Plan will be published.
Answered by: Mark McDonald 9 August 2017
The Skills Investment Plan: Prospectus for Scotland's early learning and childcare sector was published on 23 March 2017. The Prospectus is available online at: http://www.skillsdevelopmentscotland.co.uk/media/43127/early-learning-and-childcare-sip-digital.pdf. The Skills Investment Plan is a live document and an updated version will be produced by the end of October 2017, for publication alongside our Quality Action Plan.