Skip to main content

Language: English / Gàidhlig

Loading…

Chamber and committees

Education, Children and Young People Committee

The Education, Children and Young People Committee was established in June 2021. It focuses on:

Next meeting

7th Meeting, 2024

Agenda: Additional Support for Learning Inquiry, Evidence Session

09:30am, 28 February 2024

TG.40-CR1 The Burns Room

Get in touch

If you want to get in touch, you can contact Pauline McIntyre, the Clerk for the committee.

Address: The Scottish Parliament, Edinburgh, EH99 1SP

Phone: 0131 348 5976 Find out about call charges.

Twitter: @SP_ECYP

If you're appearing as a witness at a committee, take a look at our witness guide for more information.

Members

Members of the Education, Children and Young People Committee

Current Members

Sue Webber

Convener

Party: Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

MSP for: Lothian (Region)

Ruth Maguire

Deputy Convener

Party: Scottish National Party

MSP for: Cunninghame South (Constituency)

Party: Scottish National Party

MSP for: Uddingston and Bellshill (Constituency)

Party: Scottish Labour

MSP for: Glasgow (Region)

Ross Greer

Member

Party: Scottish Green Party

MSP for: West Scotland (Region)

Liam Kerr

Member

Party: Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

MSP for: North East Scotland (Region)

Bill Kidd

Member

Party: Scottish National Party

MSP for: Glasgow Anniesland (Constituency)

Party: Scottish National Party

MSP for: Edinburgh Northern and Leith (Constituency)

Willie Rennie

Member

Party: Scottish Liberal Democrats

MSP for: North East Fife (Constituency)

Party: Scottish National Party

MSP for: Falkirk East (Constituency)

Substitute Members

Alex Cole-Hamilton

Substitute Member

Party: Scottish Liberal Democrats

MSP for: Edinburgh Western (Constituency)

Gillian Mackay

Substitute Member

Party: Scottish Green Party

MSP for: Central Scotland (Region)

Roz McCall

Substitute Member

Party: Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

MSP for: Mid Scotland and Fife (Region)

Stuart McMillan

Substitute Member

Party: Scottish National Party

MSP for: Greenock and Inverclyde (Constituency)

Martin Whitfield

Substitute Member

Party: Scottish Labour

MSP for: South Scotland (Region)

Committee work

Current

Previous

Future

Education, Children and Young People Committee Future business

The Committee considers its work programme regularly so as to maintain a rolling programme of business. Alongside referred work such as legislation and petitions, the Committee’s main business over coming month is set out below.

Please note that this is subject to change.

  • Wednesday 21st February 2024: Additional Support for Learning Inquiry evidence session
  • Wednesday 28th February 2024: Additional Support for Learning Inquiry evidence session
  • Wednesday 6th March 2024: Additional Support for Learning Inquiry evidence session
  • Wednesday 13th March 2024: Additional Support for Learning Inquiry evidence session
  • Wednesday 20th March 2024: Additional Support for Learning Inquiry evidence session

 

Correspondence

Committee correspondence

Education, Children and Young People Committee

Children (Care and Justice) (Scotland) Bill

Letter from the Minister for Children, Young People and Keeping The Promise, 20 February 2024

Education, Children and Young People Committee

AI and Education 12 February 2024

Response from Cabinet Secretary for Education and Skills 12 February 2024

Official Reports

Reports

Committee reports

22 November 2023

Subordinate Legislation: The Colleges of Further Education and Regional Strategic Bodies (Membership of Boards) (Scotland) Order 2023

This report sets out the Committee's consideration of the Colleges of Further Education and Regional Strategic Bodies (Membership of Boards) (Scotland) Order 2023 [draft].

05 October 2023

Stage 1 Report on the Disabled Children and Young People (Transitions to Adulthood) (Scotland) Bill

Education, Children and Young People Committee's Stage 1 Report on the Disabled Children and Young People (Transitions to Adulthood) (Scotland) Bill.

Remit

To consider and report on matters falling within the responsibility of the Cabinet Secretary for Education and Skills and matters relating to the Historical Abuse Inquiry and redress falling within the responsibility of the Deputy First Minister.