Scriever: Banning children using Scots language ‘damages education’

“To tell a child that their Scots language is slang or corrupt is potentially damaging, a falsehood and a bar to educational progress.” No tae mention bairns loassin the weel-kent guid o bilingualism….

Banning children using Scots language ‘damages education’

Thursday, 1st December 2016, 2:43 pm Updated Tuesday, 6th December 2016, 6:24 pm Hamish MacDonald, who has a residency at the National Library of Scotland to promote the Scots language was speaking at the launch of the Wee Windaes website tracking the language across the centuries to its current day use.

Scroll to Top