Teaching shortage in John Swinney's local school sees parents asked to come teach higher maths

A staffing crisis at John Swinney’s local school has forced the head to ask PARENTS to help teach maths.


And in a further embarrassment for the Education Secretary, Blairgowrie High School head teacher Bev Leslie told mums and dads that her school’s problems were “not untypical in Scottish education at present”.


Kids at Blairgowrie are facing maths exams in less than eight weeks.


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