Stonewall, Mermaids, TIE Materials

Mr MacLean made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to Aberdeenshire Council

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Dear Aberdeenshire Council,

Under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002, I’d like the following information, in reference to nursery, primary and secondary schools.
a) Whether your schools use materials created, or endorsed by, the following organisations:
Stonewall
https://www.stonewall.org.uk/
Mermaids
Homepage - Mermaids (mermaidsuk.org.uk)
TIE
Time for Inclusive Education (TIE)
b) Whether your Council has paid money, or made donations to, these organisations. If so, specify amounts.
c) Can you forward copies of any materials used in your schools.
Thank you.

Yours faithfully,

Mr MacLean

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Education, Aberdeenshire Council

Dear Mr MacLean

With regards to your Freedom of Information Request, below, can you
confirm for question b if there is a period of time you are looking for
with regards to the money that the council has paid or made donations to
those organisations?

Thank you

Kind Regards
Freedom of Information Coordinator
Aberdeenshire Council
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a) Whether your schools use materials created, or endorsed by, the
following organisations:

Stonewall

[1]https://www.stonewall.org.uk/

Mermaids

Homepage - Mermaids (mermaidsuk.org.uk)

TIE

Time for Inclusive Education (TIE)

b) Whether your Council has paid money, or made donations to, these
organisations. If so, specify amounts.

c) Can you forward copies of any materials used in your schools.

 

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Dear FOI Co-ordinator,
Date range: 01/01/15 to present.
Many thanks.

Yours sincerely,

Mr MacLean

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Dear Sir/Madam,

Thank you for your information request.

Please note that the Council is currently responding to the Coronavirus
(COVID-19) outbreak which may impact on the resources we have available to
respond to information requests.

If you are making a request for information under FOI(S)A we will aim to
respond within the statutory timeframe of 20 working days.

If you are making a request for environmental information under EIRs we
will aim to respond within the statutory timeframe of 20 working days.
However, for requests of a complex nature it could take us up to 40
working days. If so we will write and tell you this.

If you are making a request for information under DPA/GDPR we will aim to
respond within the statutory timeframe of one month except in the case of
complex or numerous requests in which case this period may be extended by
up to a further two months. If so we will write and tell you this.

Information Requests Privacy Notice: [1]https://tinyurl.com/yac8kodc

Regards,
Aberdeenshire Information Enquiries

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Education, Aberdeenshire Council

12 Atodiad

Dear Mr MacLean

 

Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 (“The Act”)

 

We refer to your request dated 19/05/2021 12:55. 

 

We confirm that the Council holds the following information, which we
believe satisfies your request.

 

a) Whether your schools use materials created, or endorsed by, the
following organisations:
Stonewall [1]https://www.stonewall.org.uk/ - Yes
Mermaids Homepage - Mermaids (mermaidsuk.org.uk) – Yes
TIE Time for Inclusive Education (TIE) – Yes

b) Whether your Council has paid money, or made donations to, these
organisations. If so, specify amounts.

Stonewall Equality Ltd  -  £6,440

Mermaids - Cash raised by small group of pupils, £32.35 which was donated

 

c) Can you forward copies of any materials used in your schools.

Please find attached as Appendix 1 to 13.

 

Please contact me as the officer responsible for responding to your
request if you have any further queries.

 

If, for any reason, you are not satisfied with this response, please refer
to the further information below.

 

 

Yours faithfully

 

 

 

Freedom of Information Co-ordinator

Education & Children's Services

 

 

 

Further Information:

Aberdeenshire Council’s Review Procedure under the Freedom of Information
(Scotland) Act 2002 and the Environmental Information (Scotland)
Regulations 2004 can be accessed at the following link:

[2]http://www.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/council-...

 

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Dh’fhaodadh fiosrachadh sochaire, a tha a-mhàin airson an neach gu bheil
am post-dealain air a chur, a bhith an seo. Ma tha thu air am post-dealain
fhaighinn mar mhearachd, gabh ar leisgeul agus cuir fios chun an neach a
chuir am post-dealain agus dubh às am post-dealain an dèidh sin. ’S e
beachdan an neach a chuir am post-dealain a tha ann an gin sam bith a
thèid a chur an cèill agus chan eil e a’ ciallachadh gu bheil iad a’
riochdachadh beachdan Chomhairle Shiorrachd Obar Dheathain.

www.aberdeenshire.gov.uk

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