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Dundee and Includem Raising Attainment Project - Summary

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The Dundee and Includem Raising Attainment Project project is working with S1-S3 pupils across all eight Dundee secondary schools, aiming to improve educational engagement, attainment and wellbeing.

Includem – a charity which provides intensive, personalised support for young people and their families – delivers enhanced support to pupils identified as having, or being at risk of, behavioural or wellbeing issues, and their families. Funded by The Robertson Trust and the Scottish Attainment Challenge Fund, the project is running from January 2017 – June 2019 and is being independently evaluated.

This summary guide introduces the project and highlights initial findings from the evaluation. A further update to these will be produced in the autumn.

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