Siobhan McMahon MSP

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Education and Culture Committee 21 April 2015 : 21 April 2015


Siobhan McMahon

In the written evidence, no one has spoken about work that you might be doing on protected characteristics. For instance, you have not talked about the problem of...



Education and Culture Committee 21 April 2015 : 21 April 2015


Siobhan McMahon

The reason why I asked the question goes back to Mark Griffin’s point about the attainment gap. A lot of the evidence that we have heard this morning—useful thoug...



Education and Culture Committee 21 April 2015 : 21 April 2015


Siobhan McMahon (Central Scotland) (Lab)

We have talked a lot about engagement with schools, but what are the barriers to employers engaging with individual pupils? 10:30  

Education and Culture Committee 31 March 2015 : 31 March 2015


Siobhan McMahon

Is legislation needed to close the attainment gap?



Education and Culture Committee 31 March 2015 : 31 March 2015


Siobhan McMahon

Right—okay.



Education and Culture Committee 31 March 2015 : 31 March 2015


Siobhan McMahon

Let us take a school in a deprived area—the school that I went to would probably be in that category. The parent council will be made up of parents who are not ne...



Education and Culture Committee 31 March 2015 : 31 March 2015


Siobhan McMahon

We had a discussion earlier about those parents who are more active in certain areas—I am referring to the middle classes and various other things. Perhaps this v...



Education and Culture Committee 31 March 2015 : 31 March 2015


Siobhan McMahon

How representative are parent councils? Iain, you said that, in order for the ethos to work in the school, the headteacher has to be directly involved, regardless...



Education and Culture Committee 31 March 2015 : 31 March 2015


Siobhan McMahon

Yes.



Education and Culture Committee 31 March 2015 : 31 March 2015


Siobhan McMahon

But why is that declining? In your evidence, you said that it had gone backwards since the act came into force rather than the opposite, which in 2006 you would p...

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S4M-12994 Michael Matheson: Air Weapons and Licensing (Scotland) Bill—That the Parliament agrees to
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S4M-12878 Michael Matheson: Prisoners (Control of Release) (Scotland) Bill—That the Parliament agree
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S4M-12857.2 John Swinney: Scotland’s Economy and Finances—As an amendment to motion S4M-12857 in the
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S4M-12857.1 Jackie Baillie: Scotland’s Economy and Finances—As an amendment to motion S4M-12857 in t
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S4M-12857 Gavin Brown: Scotland’s Economy and Finances—That the Parliament notes that the Scottish G
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S4M-12776.4 John Swinney: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the n
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S4M-12776.3 Gavin Brown: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the na
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S4M-12776.1 Willie Rennie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the
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S4M-12776.2 Patrick Harvie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—As an amendment to motion S4M-12776 in the
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S4M-12776 Jackie Baillie: Supporting Scotland’s Economy—That the Parliament rejects the UK Governmen
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Motion S4M-13023.1: Siobhan McMahon, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/04/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12875: Siobhan McMahon, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 31/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12657: Siobhan McMahon, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12628: Siobhan McMahon, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/03/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11807: Siobhan McMahon, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/12/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11806: Siobhan McMahon, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/12/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11805: Siobhan McMahon, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 04/12/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11793: Siobhan McMahon, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/12/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11791: Siobhan McMahon, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/12/2014 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-11790: Siobhan McMahon, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/12/2014 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S4W-25336: Siobhan McMahon, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25335: Siobhan McMahon, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-25334: Siobhan McMahon, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/04/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24239: Siobhan McMahon, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 29/01/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03975: Siobhan McMahon, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 26/01/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24103: Siobhan McMahon, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/01/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-24002: Siobhan McMahon, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13/01/2015 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-23623: Siobhan McMahon, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/12/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4O-03762: Siobhan McMahon, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24/11/2014 Show Full Question >>
Question S4W-23277: Siobhan McMahon, Central Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20/11/2014 Show Full Question >>

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