The General Teaching Council for Scotland

Enhancing professionalism in education since 1965

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Teachers in Scotland are being encouraged to get involved in the Step Count Challenge.
GTCS is consulting on proposed changes to the Memorandum on Entry Requirements for ITE programmes in Scotland.
GTCS validation recognises North East Scotland College for its commitment to the professional learning and development of staff.
Have your say on teacher career pathways by taking part in an online survey.
The Robert Owen Centre for Educational Change at Glasgow University has been commissioned by the Scottish Government to explore how research evidence is used within the educational system.
A project led by the Salvesen Mindroom Centre has identified ten research priorities for learning difficulties.
Children have had their say on what makes a good teacher in new research carried out by Children in Scotland, commissioned by GTCS.