Education Questions

Coryton, Demitri; Grimmett, Helen; Hargreaves, Arabella; Marshall, Michael; Waterman, Chris
October 2007
Children's Services Parliamentary Monitor;Oct2007, Issue 12, p511
The article focuses on several questions raised during oral questions on education and lifelong learning in Scotland held on October 4, 2007. It addresses issues on priorities in primary education and class sizes in Edinburgh, Scotland. It discusses gender performance gap in secondary schools. Principles of a curriculum for excellence covering both Gaelic and Scots languages are mentioned.


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