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Congratulations to Amanda Dunn – Scots Language Teacher of the Year

  • Submitted by: Willie Coffey, Kilmarnock and Irvine Valley, Scottish National Party.
  • Date lodged: Thursday, 06 October 2022
  • Motion reference: S6M-06231

That the Parliament congratulates Kilmarnock primary school teacher Amanda Dunn on being awarded the Scots Language Teacher of the Year Award at the recent national Scots Language Awards; recognises that the prestigious awards were held in Dundee, with several thousands of public votes being recorded; further recognises that the awards are organised by Hands up for Trad, Scotland’s traditional culture, music and arts organisation, and understands that Amanda was nominated by parents and carers from Shortlees Primary School in Kilmarnock for her amazing work promoting the Scots language, and "weel done tae a’winners".

Supported by: Karen Adam, Alasdair Allan, Miles Briggs, Siobhian Brown, Alexander Burnett, Stephanie Callaghan, Maggie Chapman, Graeme Dey, Jackie Dunbar, Annabelle Ewing, Kenneth Gibson, Pam Gosal, Bill Kidd, Monica Lennon, Fulton MacGregor, Gillian Martin, Stuart McMillan, Audrey Nicoll, Paul Sweeney, David Torrance, Elena Whitham