The General Teaching Council for Scotland

Enhancing professionalism in education since 1965

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The requirement for Higher English and National 5 Mathematics remains a prerequisite for entry into the teaching profession.
South Lanarkshire College is the fifth college to work with GTCS to gain Professional Update validation.
A new Professional Learning Awards area has been added to the GTCS website.
The results of the GTCS Council election 2017/18 are now available.
National Digital Learning week will take place from 14 to 18 May.
GTCS has published its response to the Scottish Government's Empowering Schools Consultation.
Applications for the 2018/2019 Debate Day Programme, aimed at S4-S6 pupils, are open.
A new route into teaching for graduates specialising in science and technology-related subjects will be run.