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A week in secondary: 9 June 2017

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An opinion poll from YouGov suggests that only 3 per cent of Scots believe Nicola Sturgeon’s “defining mission” is improving Scotland’s schools. Commissioned by Scottish Labour, it says that 62 per feel her top priority is “achieving Scottish independence”. Ms Sturgeon faced tough questions from voters on her party’s record on education during the BBC Question Time election special.

A deputy headteacher who swore and gave porn star names to dozens of sixth years at their leaving assembly has escaped being struck off. Graeme Cowie dubbed youngsters Buster Phukzalot, Dirk Peachybutt and Muff ...

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