Letters from and meetings with teachers to discuss their concerns: FOI release

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

Information requested


  • How many letters has the Scottish Government received since the First Minister asked for teachers to write to her about their concerns in October 2018?
  • How many meetings has John Swinney had with teachers to discuss their concerns since October?



The Scottish Government has received 121 letters since October 2018 from teachers raising their concerns.

John Swinney MSP, the Deputy First Minister and Cabinet Secretary for Education and Skills, has had 3 meetings with teachers to discuss their concerns since October 2018.


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

The Scottish Government
St Andrews House
Regent Road

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