Several wrongs add up to a write

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Letter writing may be a dying art, but there’s still life left in it, even in the digital age. That much was proven by “A Scottish Teacher” who wrote an open letter detailing their frustrations with the education system that went viral online. The note, which was addressed to deputy first minister and education secretary John Swinney, was sent to and shared by Radio Forth.

In it, the primary teacher says “I love my job”, but felt compelled to write about “why so many teachers currently want to leave our profession”.

The writer has “felt a growing sense of concern over the last three or four ...

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