Johann Lamont MSP

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Education and Skills Committee 05 December 2018 [Draft] : 05 December 2018


Johann Lamont

I think that it is impossible for it to be both things at once.



Education and Skills Committee 05 December 2018 [Draft] : 05 December 2018


Johann Lamont

Therefore, if a headteacher decided not to invest in the music tuition that would be required to enable a young person to take a higher or advanced higher in musi...



Education and Skills Committee 05 December 2018 [Draft] : 05 December 2018


Johann Lamont

But your preferred model would be for the headteacher to have more authority and control.



Education and Skills Committee 05 December 2018 [Draft] : 05 December 2018


Johann Lamont

I am wondering whether the approach that Midlothian Council is exploring would be easier under your model of giving more powers to headteachers.



Education and Skills Committee 05 December 2018 [Draft] : 05 December 2018


Johann Lamont

Either we are empowering headteachers or we are not.



Education and Skills Committee 05 December 2018 [Draft] : 05 December 2018


Johann Lamont

That would not require the headteacher to ensure that everybody could be offered an advanced higher in music.



Education and Skills Committee 05 December 2018 [Draft] : 05 December 2018


Johann Lamont

It is possible to have a rise in attainment and a narrowing of subjects, which will narrow pupils’ opportunities at a later stage.



Education and Skills Committee 05 December 2018 [Draft] : 05 December 2018


Johann Lamont

Do you monitor the range of subjects that are offered to young people in secondary schools? Of course we want young people to have the opportunity to do music. We...



Education and Skills Committee 05 December 2018 [Draft] : 05 December 2018


Johann Lamont

The Scottish National Party’s Chris Cunningham, who is the education convener at Glasgow City Council, said that he believes that local authorities are disproportionately affected by cuts. T...



Education and Skills Committee 05 December 2018 [Draft] : 05 December 2018


Johann Lamont

Is your contention that the issue is not about funding but is about different attitudes to music tuition? I agree that Glasgow City Council does not charge—my family has greatly benefited fr...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-15032: Protecting Our Interests: Scotland's Response to the UK Government and EU's Withdrawal Agreement and Political Declaration (Michael Russell)
Meeting Date: 05/12/2018
Result - For: 92, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-15017: Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Bill - UK Legislation (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 04/12/2018
Result - For: 100, Against: 7 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-14962.2: Ending Homelessness Together (Andy Wightman)
Meeting Date: 29/11/2018
Result - For: 20, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
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Not VotedDefeated
S5M-14914.2: New Approach Needed to Tackle Scotland’s Drugs Crisis (Joe FitzPatrick)
Meeting Date: 28/11/2018
Result - For: 85, Against: 32 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-14914: New Approach Needed to Tackle Scotland’s Drugs Crisis (Miles Briggs)
Meeting Date: 28/11/2018
Result - For: 89, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
SP Bill 24: Scottish Crown Estate Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 1
Meeting Date: 21/11/2018
Result - For: 28, Against: 89 Abstain: 0
AgainstDefeated
SP Bill 24: Scottish Crown Estate Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 10
Meeting Date: 21/11/2018
Result - For: 114, Against: 0 Abstain: 4
ForCarried
SP Bill 24: Scottish Crown Estate Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 11
Meeting Date: 21/11/2018
Result - For: 33, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 24: Scottish Crown Estate Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 26
Meeting Date: 21/11/2018
Result - For: 33, Against: 85 Abstain: 0
ForDefeated
SP Bill 24: Scottish Crown Estate Bill (Stage 2) - Amendment 17
Meeting Date: 21/11/2018
Result - For: 89, Against: 0 Abstain: 28
ForCarried

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Motion S5M-14984: Johann Lamont, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, On Behalf of Public Petitions Committee, Date Lodged: 28/11/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-14275: Johann Lamont, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 09/10/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Motion S5M-11980: Johann Lamont, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/04/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-20447: Johann Lamont, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/12/2018 Show Full Question >>
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