By Professional Officer (Scotland) Dougie Atkinson
I attended Holyrood magazine’s Education Hustings on Tuesday 12 April 2016 at the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh, from 09.00 to 11.00.
A range of candidates in the forthcoming Scottish Parliamentary elections spoke about their aspirations for education in Scotland before taking questions from the chair and the floor.
The event was well attended by a range of interested individuals – parents, pupils, teachers, and various interest groups. The candidates spoke at length about their views on the state of education in Scotland but,…