Full Report: Record Scottish exam results

Thousands of students across Scotland got their exam results today, by post, email and even by text.

It is another record results year - and, once again, it has brought allegations that the exams are getting easier.

Scottish ministers say that is not the case and one head teacher in Dumfries has a different explanation: he says a lack of local jobs means pupils stay longer in education - and so get better grades.

Watch the full report from Matthew Taylor below.

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Record Scottish exam results

Pupils are celebrating their exam results with record performances across Scotland.