The General Teaching Council for Scotland

Enhancing professionalism in education since 1965

GTCS Strategic Plan 2017–20

We have published a new Strategic Plan, setting out what we are here to do, how we are going to do it and the impact this will have for teachers and lecturers

19/05/17

Our Strategic Plan for 2017–20 sets out our objectives and priorities for the coming years.

Our Vision

Assuring and enhancing educational professionalism; inspiring world-class learning and teaching.

Our principal aims

  • To contribute to improving the quality of teaching and learning
  • To maintain and improve teachers’ professional standards.

Our Strategic Objectives for 2017–20

  • Set high standards and promote high quality professional learning, teaching and leadership to improve learner outcomes.
  • Be an effective regulator acting in the public interest, enhancing the reputation of the Scottish teaching profession.
  • Continue to improve our governance, organisational effectiveness and capability

Read the publication in full

Hard copies of the plan are available by emailing:

communications@gtcs.org.uk