HC Deb 01 February 1989 vol 146 c305W
61. Mr. McLoughlin

To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland if he has any proposals for the creation of flagship schools as centres of excellence; and if he will make a statement.

Mr. Michael Forsyth

We have already announced our intention to proceed with the establishment of technology academies in Scotland to provide practical examples of high standards and expectations for pupils, parents and teachers.