27 October 2022: You may have seen the letter forwarded by the School about Our National Discussion on Scottish Education.
The National Discussion is a chance for everyone to share their hopes and ideas for the future of all aspects of Scottish education, from early years to options for school leavers.
Have your say
The National Discussion is being run by the Scottish Government and the Convention of Scottish Local Authorities (CoSLA) and there are many ways parents and carers can contribute, for example:
Complete the online survey
Our National Discussion survey
Send in your thoughts
Parental engagement charity Connect and the National Parent Forum of Scotland (NPFS) want to help families be part of the discussion too, and you can join their National Discussion Facebook Forum.
National Discussion Facebook Forum
Discussions with children and young people
The consultation leaders have also produced age-specific documents to help guide discussions with children, parents and carers at home:
Children and young people 8-14 years old
Young adults 15 years and over
Consultation runs until 5 December 2022
You have until Monday 5 December 2022 to take part in the National Discussion and help create a vision for Scottish education for the next 20 years.
Further information is available on the National Discussion website