As most of us know, the Scottish schools are phasing in the Curriculum for Excellence and it’s new set of qualifications, and phasing out the older qualifications such as Standard Grade (this is the last year for Standard Grade) etc.

Whilst this presents a new set of problems for the teaching profession,

As a teacher myself I am broadly in favour of the new curriculum though how it turns out in detail and practice remains to be seen.

As ever, different pupils have different needs – they have different abilities and different aspirations.