New Website

The Journeys Through Health History project has a new website with more resources and articles - please go to and click follow to keep updated with the project.

New Resources

Links available for the History of Health and Glasgow in the 19th and 20th Century

 New content, links and resources on the history of health in Glasgow!

Links / Resources available for teaching on Immunisation: Vaccination, Variolation and Inoculation.

 Short article outlining links and resources for lessons focused on the history of vaccination. 

The Big Picture - New Website

The excellent Big Picture Resource page from the Wellcome Trust has moved!  Go to the below link for over 1,200 educational resources that you can filter by topic, education level or type.  

Good Food Nation - Focusing on Dietary Health in Schools 2017

Recently Education Scotland published for the fifth year a call for applications for the 'Food for Thought' Education Fund.  Find out more about it and some of the impacts of the debate on diet and education in 2017. 

Scottish Government Health and Wellbeing in Schools

The Scottish Government's Health and Wellbeing in Schools project aims to inform ongoing developments in promoting the health and well-being of children and young people within the Curriculum for Excellence cohort. See the key messages from the project in its recent report at:


The 'Big Picture'

Check out the lastest edition of the 'Big Picture', the Wellcome Trust's free teaching resource, at

New national body created for education in Scotland

On 1st July 2011 Learning Teaching Scotland (LTS) became part of Education Scotland, a new national body for supporting quality and improvement in learning and teaching.