GTC Scotland

The General Teaching Council for Scotland

Comhairle Choitcheann Teagaisg na h-Alba

Teaching Scotland Magazine

Teaching Scotland Issue 89

Issue 89  - August 2021

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Collaborative professionalism

Key content: As we begin a new school year, the Professional Standards aim to unite teachers as a profession committed to do the best it can for learners.

Teaching Scotland Issue 88

Issue 88  - April 2021

Reimagining education

Key content: With the incorporation of the UNCRC into Scots law during 2021, the Year of Childhood, we look at how the needs of our learners can be realised in a new era.

Teaching Scotland Issue 87

Issue 87  - January 2021

Revisiting Teaching Scotland's Future

Key content: After an unprecedented year for teaching professionals, Professor Graham Donaldson explores a decade of change.

Teaching Scotland Issue 85

Issue 86  - November 2020

Every learner matters

Key content: With almost one in three children with an additional support need, we look at what more Scottish education needs to do to drive positive change.

Teaching Scotland Issue 85

Issue 85  - August 2020

A fresh approach

Key content: With a special focus on Learning for Sustainability, how will education recover and renew?

Teaching Scotland Issue 84

Issue 84  - May 2020

Teaching in a new world

Key content: The Scottish teaching profession is working tirelessly to ensure the needs of our learners are met during these unprecedented times.

Teaching Scotland Issue 83

Issue 83  - March 2020

A brighter future

Key content: Transforming our classrooms through creative leadership skills and recognising the achievements of our extraordinary educators.

Teaching Scotland Issue 82

Issue 82  - January 2020

Inclusive play

Key content: Award-winning charity The Yard is working to make play accessible and fun for schoolchildren with disabilities and their families.

Teaching Scotland Issue 81

Issue 81  - November 2019

Celebrating excellence

Key content: Recognising the commitment to high-quality professional learning and leadership of learning by our teachers, learning communities and organisations.

Teaching Scotland Issue 80

Issue 80  - August 2019

Empowering schools

Key content: How the refreshed narrative on Curriculum for Excellence is designed to support school empowerment.

Teaching Scotland Issue 79

Issue 79  - May 2019

Educating for the future

Key content: Examining our role as educators in identifying the right skills and teaching approaches to build tomorrow's global citizens.

Teaching Scotland Issue 78

Issue 78  - March 2019

Making Connections

Key content: From teaching with technology to teaching with kindness – what is the impact on our health and wellbeing?

Teaching Scotland Issue 77

Issue 77  - January 2019

Evolving Scotland

Key content: The changing nature of Scottish society and the impact on education.

Teaching Scotland Issue 76

Issue 76  - November 2018

Respecting rights

Key content: Scottish schools are leading the way in embedding children’s rights at the heart of their practice.


Issue 75  - August 2018

A cut above

Key content: An interview with the new Chief Executive and Chief Inspector of Education, Gayle Gorman.

Teaching Scotland Issue 74

Issue 74  - May 2018

Thought leader

Key content: An in-depth interview with internationally-renowned educationalist Marinieves Alba.

73 Front cover

Issue 73 - March 2018

Elephant in the classroom

Key content: Exploring health and wellbeing in the teaching profession.

Teaching Scotland Issue 72

Issue 72 - January 2018

A man of vision

Key content: John Hattie visits Edinburgh to share his Visible Learning research and how it can be used to improve teacher impact and learner outcomes.

Teaching Scotland Issue 71

Issue 71  - November 2017

Engineering change

Key content: How schools and further education colleges are working together to encourage and improve equality and diversity across society.

Teaching Scotland Issue 70

Issue 70  - August 2017

The big debate

Key content: Teachers share their opinions and perspectives on government plans to devolve more power and decision making to schools.

Teaching Scotland Issue 69

Issue 69  - May 2017

Those who can: teach

Key content: Six teachers share what they value about the education profession.

Teaching Scotland Issue 68

Issue 68  - March 2017

Gateway to the future

Key content: Taking advantage of a digital world.

Teaching Scotland Issue 67

Issue 67  - January 2017

A broad perspective

Key content: Looking at international strategies to raise attainment.