The General Teaching Council for Scotland

Enhancing professionalism in education since 1965

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12 Jun 2018

SpeakOUT - Challenging Anti-LGBT+ Language in your school

We are asking you to consider how the language used in schools and the classroom can impact on the LGBT+ members of the school community.
20 Mar 2018

Gathering evidence of impact

What does evidence of impact mean? Why do I have to gather evidence of impact? How do I gather evidence of impact? Senior Education Officer Charlaine Simpson offers her advice on these key questions and more.
20 Feb 2018

Adverse Childhood Experiences

Charlaine Simpson shares her experience of attending the ‘Leadership for Resilience’ event, which explored how Adverse Childhood Experiences can effect children’s lifelong wellbeing.
05 Feb 2018

ICSEI Conference January 2018

Louise Sanders recounts her experience at ICSEI 2018 in Singapore. She describes the conference highlights and goes into an in-depth summary of the daily events and speakers.
22 Jan 2018

Collaborative professionalism

Charlaine Simpson discusses the concept of "collaborative professionalism", a thread that ran through this year’s International Congress for School Effectiveness and Improvement.
22 Nov 2017

#PedagooMuckle - Levenmouth

Our Senior Education Officer Charlaine Simpson shares her experience of attending a TeachMeet at Levenmouth Academy.
25 Aug 2017

An innovative approach to raising attainment

Aimee Canavan of Wholistic Life - Coaching for Kids, tells us about the work of her organisation.
24 May 2017

#1minPL - Impact of professional learning

This week #1minPL looks at evaluating the impact of professional learning.
09 May 2017

#1minPL - Maintaining a professional learning record

This week #1minPL looks at maintaining a professional learning record as part of the Professional Update process.
21 Mar 2017

#1minPL - Professional Update: professional dialogue and PRD

This week #1minPL looks at Professional Review and Development as part of the Professional Update process.
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