Subscriber of the week - Colin Stewart, headteacher of Hamilton Grammar, South Lanarkshire

20th January 2012 at 00:00

How long have you subscribed?

I can't remember, but many years.

Why did you start?

Initially to look at jobs, but increasingly to keep up with educational developments and news in Scotland.

Who reads your copy?

My wife. It's then left in a staff area for anyone to read.

What do you read first?

The news pages.

What should there be more of in TESS?

More comment and analysis with more in-depth coverage of the key issues facing schools in relation to Curriculum for Excellence.

Who would you like to see writing in TESS?

Classroom practitioners and researchers

What's the best thing we've done?

The new format. It took me a while to get used to it, but I think it's a real improvement.

What is TESS?

An important part of my professional reading.

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