Welcome to the website of sparqs (student partnerships in quality Scotland). We are a publicly-funded agency for Scotland's university and college sectors which aims to support student engagement in the quality of the learning experience. We hope you find our website informative, but please contact us if we can help in any way.

Interview with Dr Natalie Watters, University of Glasgow

In this interview we talk to Dr Natalie Watters, who is a lecturer and project manager for the online Masters in Education at the University of Glasgow. While studying for her PhD in Education in 2010-11 she was also an…

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sparqs Conference 2017 - call for proposals is now open!

We are pleased to announce that the call for proposals is now open for #sparqs17, our conference taking place on Thursday 23rd March 2017.  The title of the conference is Celebrating the impact of the student voice on quality enhancement. We are inviting…

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Welcome to our new Development Consultant!

We are pleased to announce the appointment of our new Development Consultant, as we welcome Lindsay Isaacs to the sparqs team, on Monday 14th November 2016. Lindsay’s main work areas will include providing support to those involved in our Institutional Associate…

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Partnerships for Change
Student Engagement Framework
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sparqs Conference 2017 - call for proposals is now open!

We are pleased to announce that the call for proposals is now open for #sparqs17, our conference taking place on Thursday 23rd March 2017.  The title of the conference is Celebrating the impact of the student voice on quality enhancement. We are inviting…

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sparqs Team News!

We are delighted to announce the appointment of a new sparqs Development Consultant, Lindsay Isaacs, who joined the sparqs team on Monday 14th November 2016. We are equally delighted, that Morven Stewart, who joined us as a temporary Development Consultant…

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New Apprentice Rep Training available to book!

We are pleased to announce that sparqs have developed new materials for Apprentices, to enable colleges to train Apprentice reps. The materials are now online and you can book sparqs to come out and deliver these sessions. The training session lasts…

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