Curriculum, qualifications and frameworks

To support good food teaching and learning, as well as lifelong skills and career progression, this area has been developed to explore the curriculum, qualifications and frameworks related to food teaching.

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To support excellence in teaching and learning of food and nutrition in schools, curriculum, qualifications and frameworks have been developed. A summary for each area is given, along with useful hyperlinks to organisations and documents. For details about food provision and whole school food issues, click here.

  • Curriculum: the formal curriculum requirements for England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales;
  • Qualifications: a guide to the key qualification authorities and awarding organisations throughout the UK;
  • Frameworks: a summary of key documents for teachers, helping with the planning and teaching of food in schools.

A summary for each area is given, along with useful hyperlinks to organisations and documents.

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