GTC Scotland

The General Teaching Council for Scotland

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GTC Scotland has published ‘Learning for Sustainability: a Professional Guide for Teachers’ in partnership with Learning for Sustainability Scotland.
Ten years since the publication of Teaching Scotland’s Future – Report of a review of teacher education in Scotland, Professor Graham Donaldson has revisited his seminal report looking at the changes and challenges in Scottish education.
Ten years on from the publication of Teaching Scotland's Future, Professor Graham Donaldson joined GTC Scotland for an lecture to discuss the changes and challenges faced by Scottish education. View the recording here.
The General Teaching Council for Scotland (GTC Scotland) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Pauline Stephen as its next Chief Executive and Registrar.

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A ground-breaking study into how Gaelic is perceived by secondary school pupils and how it develops their linguistic and cognitive skills found significant benefits of speaking the language alongside a global language such as English.
Ken Muir takes a look at what the history of Scottish education can teach us about the way forward.


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13/09/2019 - School libraries: tackling the attainment gap

Jim Thewliss, General Secretary of School Leaders Scotland, talks about how the Vibrant Libraries, Thriving Schools strategy is raising attainment.

04/07/2019 - Taking the Flexible Route

Modern Studies teacher, Hannah Smith, talks about her Flexible Rote experience and taking the plunge in becoming a teacher.