[lg policy] Scotland: Gaelic pupils 'do well' in school

Harold Schiffman hfsclpp at GMAIL.COM
Wed Sep 30 21:11:16 UTC 2009

 Forwarded From: edling at lists.sis.utsa.edu

BBC News

Gaelic pupils 'do well' in school

Pupils learning Gaelic "match and better" their peers in other
subjects, Highland Council has said.

It said figures compiled from SQA exam results showed more credit
level awards were attained in the language than for English.

The council said youngsters taking Gaelic medium education also
performed well at maths.

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