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Question What should the purposes of education be With reference to primary schooling secondary schooling andor post-compulsory education to what extent to current policy and practice in Scotland promote these purposesWith regards to education in Scotland primary and secondary schooling education tend to hold the same expectations when questioning their purposes and aims Though on the other hand education in the secondary schooling sector can appear to be more challenging with high expectations of its students When faced with the question on the purposes our response could possibly narrow down to pupils or students obtaining excellent grades allowing them to succeed and reach high goals in whatever path they chose to take Many people can argue that this can be seen as a basic idea of what the purposes of education are They can be varied according to each persons expectations At present in Scotland mainly with regards to secondary schooling there is a great focus on the on the purposes of education which are Qualification Subjectification and Socialization This discussion intends to highlight the main purposes of education according to Biesta and how they are being realised through the Curriculum for Excellence across Scottish schools This section of the discuss intends to take a profound look into the main purposes of education with reference to secondary schools in Scotland Firstly when reading through this discussion on the purposes of education there will be connections made to the works of Gert Biesta in order to help maintain a more developed and profound understanding of the purposes and the ways in which they are carried out in Scottish schools As previously mentioned the three purposes are Qualification Subjectification and Socialisation In Biestas article Good education in an age of measurement on the need to reconnect with the question of purpose in education he briefly states that education itself must work towards these three purposes
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