About The Committee
The Committee scrutinises the policies and performance of the Scottish Government and its agencies by considering relevant legislation; conducting inquiries; scrutinising spending proposals; and carrying out any other work that it considers appropriate.
In practice, the Committee considers a variety of topics such as:
- early years and children’s services
- school, further and higher education
- lifelong learning
- the Gaelic and Scots languages
- culture and the arts.
If you wish to receive regular updates on the work of the Committee please email the Committee Clerk email@example.com and you will be added to the Committee’s email contact list.
The Education and Culture Committee published its report, as an annexe to the Finance Committee Report, on 9 December 2013.
The Committee will consider Creative Scotland’s on-going efforts to respond to concerns expressed by artists.
The Committee will consider six-monthly updates on BBC Scotland's preparation for coverage of the Referendum and the Commonwealth Games in 2014.
11th Education and Culture Committee Meeting 2014
Date: 11th Meeting, Tuesday 22 April 2014
Location: Robert Burns Room (CR1)
Declaration of interests
Scotland's educational and cultural future inquiry
The Official Report of this meeting is due to be published by 6 pm on 25 April.
Read the latest report from the Education and Culture Committee
1st Report, 2014 (Session 4): Subordinate legislation