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Education and Skills Committee 22 May 2019 [Draft] : 22 May 2019


Iain Gray

Okay. I have one final and to-the-point question. We are talking about the value of lower-level qualifications. A number of submissions to the committee have said...



Education and Skills Committee 22 May 2019 [Draft] : 22 May 2019


Iain Gray

Would it be able to demonstrate—



Education and Skills Committee 22 May 2019 [Draft] : 22 May 2019


Iain Gray

Do we have the data that allows us to interrogate that? I do not think that we do.



Education and Skills Committee 22 May 2019 [Draft] : 22 May 2019


Iain Gray

We are back to talking about those young people who achieve highers. There is a group of young people for whom national 4 and 5, or indeed a lower level—you gave ...



Education and Skills Committee 22 May 2019 [Draft] : 22 May 2019


Iain Gray

Dr Brown, I was delighted to hear you talking about the importance and value of lower-level qualifications. In my view, far too often in this debate we are told t...



Education and Skills Committee 22 May 2019 [Draft] : 22 May 2019


Iain Gray

And very poor at physics.



Education and Skills Committee 22 May 2019 [Draft] : 22 May 2019


Iain Gray

Thank you.



Education and Skills Committee 22 May 2019 [Draft] : 22 May 2019


Iain Gray

So, Education Scotland is wrong, or there is a misinterpretation of your approach.



Education and Skills Committee 22 May 2019 [Draft] : 22 May 2019


Iain Gray

Okay. Jenny Gilruth asked about the SQA’s relationship with Education Scotland and your proximity to each other. When Education Scotland gave evidence, she asked ...



Education and Skills Committee 22 May 2019 [Draft] : 22 May 2019


Iain Gray

But he would have had 160 hours in each subject if the school understands curriculum for excellence and has taught that biology course across two years.

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-17304.1: Impact of Brexit on Scotland's Food and Drink (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 16/05/2019
Result - For: 29, Against: 82 Abstain: 0
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S5M-17304.2: Impact of Brexit on Scotland's Food and Drink (Rhoda Grant)
Meeting Date: 16/05/2019
Result - For: 14, Against: 97 Abstain: 0
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S5M-17304.3: Impact of Brexit on Scotland's Food and Drink (Mark Ruskell)
Meeting Date: 16/05/2019
Result - For: 20, Against: 35 Abstain: 56
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S5M-17304: Impact of Brexit on Scotland's Food and Drink (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 16/05/2019
Result - For: 76, Against: 29 Abstain: 6
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ForCarried
S5M-17281.4: Treatment Time Guarantee (Jeane Freeman)
Meeting Date: 15/05/2019
Result - For: 57, Against: 59 Abstain: 0
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AgainstDefeated
S5M-17281.1: Treatment Time Guarantee (Miles Briggs)
Meeting Date: 15/05/2019
Result - For: 53, Against: 57 Abstain: 6
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ForDefeated
S5M-17281.2: Treatment Time Guarantee (Monica Lennon)
Meeting Date: 15/05/2019
Result - For: 53, Against: 57 Abstain: 6
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S5M-17281: Treatment Time Guarantee (Alex Cole-Hamilton)
Meeting Date: 15/05/2019
Result - For: 53, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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S5M-17280.2: Education (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 15/05/2019
Result - For: 63, Against: 52 Abstain: 0
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AgainstCarried
S5M-17265.2: Adopting the Place Principle (Alex Rowley)
Meeting Date: 14/05/2019
Result - For: 74, Against: 30 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-17280.1: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/05/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17091.2: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 30/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-17002: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 23/04/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16407: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 18/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16390: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16380: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16218: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16217: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-16122.1: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/03/2019 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-15703: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/02/2019 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5O-03293: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-23298: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/05/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22399: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22398: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22369: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 26/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22370: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 26/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22313: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-03074: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-22267: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/03/2019 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-21815: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/02/2019 Show Full Question >>

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