Letters by parents or teachers to John Swinney over cancellation of Pearls tests: FOI release

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

FOI reference: FOI/18/02625
Date received: 20 September 2018  
Date responded: 18 October 2018
Information requested
You asked for any letters by parents or teachers in 2017 or 2018 to John Swinney over the cancellation of Pearls tests.

I enclose a copy of the information you requested. This consists of one email sent to the Deputy First Minister in the time period stated and the response provided. Please note that whilst we cannot accurately say whether the correspondence was from a parent or teacher, the information contained within it is in scope of the request and therefore we have taken the decision to release as part of this FOI.


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FOI-18-02625 - 1.2 PIRLS letter
FOI-18-02625 - 1.3 PIRLS response


Please quote the FOI reference
Central Enquiry Unit 
Email: ceu@gov.scot
Phone: 0300 244 4000

The Scottish Government 
St Andrew's House 
Regent Road 

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