The General Teaching Council for Scotland

Enhancing professionalism in education since 1965

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A revised timeline is in place for the ongoing review of the Professional Standards for teachers.
The Senior Education Team at GTC Scotland has undergone a number of changes, and roles and responsibilities have been reallocated.
College Development Network has launched new Professional Standards for Lecturers in Scotland’s Colleges.
Watch a recording of our webinar on health and wellbeing delivered by Catriona Robb, Teaching Fellow in Children's Mental Health at the University of Strathclyde.
GTCS has published a new Literature Review on Teacher Education Entry Requirements as part of the current consultation on the Memorandum on Entry Requirements.
A new fully funded course will help teachers to develop a critical understanding of effective enterprise in education.
Recommendations to make teaching more accessible for ethnic minorities have been published in a new report from Scottish Government.
Applications are now open for the 2019 Global Learning Partnerships programme.
GTCS is consulting on proposed changes to the Memorandum on Entry Requirements for ITE programmes in Scotland.