The General Teaching Council for Scotland

Enhancing professionalism in education since 1965


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Education bodies welcome new empowerment for schools and headteachers.
An update from GTC Scotland on its work towards promoting and supporting a high-quality professional review and development experience for all.
In this webinar the series editor of Primary Maths for Scotland, Craig Lowther, shares how he uses textbooks to promote mathematical learning in primary schools.
GTCS hosted a delegation of headteachers from Australia at its headquarters this week.

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Edinburgh College has encouraged staff and students to protect their environment, with award-winning results.
Understanding attachment helps teachers build resilience in young people.


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12/02/2019 - Green Plan It Challenge

A garden design competition offered an opportunity for Bannockburn High School to transform an area of its school campus, writes science teacher Jayne Hamilton.

26/10/2018 - Collaborative professionalism

Senior Education Officer Charlaine Simpson describes the importance of collaborative professionalism and how this can offer teachers opportunities to develop and practise their skills.