GTC Scotland

The General Teaching Council for Scotland

Comhairle Choitcheann Teagaisg na h-Alba

Additional Support Needs Hub

Additional Support Needs Hub

Professional Guides

GTC Scotland has published three professional guides focusing on additional support needs in partnership with specialist bodies. The three guides provide practical guidance for teachers and are part of GTC Scotland's services to enhance teacher professionalism as part of our advisory role as the professional body for all of Scotland's teachers.

Understanding neurodiversity in the context of equality and inclusive practice: a professional guide for teachers

Produced in partnership with The Salvesen Mindroom Centre.

Meeting the needs of autistic learners: a professional guide for teachers

Produced in partnership with the National Autism Implementation Team, National Autistic Society Scotland, Scottish Autism and Children in Scotland.

Meeting the needs of dyslexic leaners: a professional guide for teachers

Produced in partnership with Dyslexia Scotland.

Useful resources from our partners

ASN Registration

Registration is available in Additional Support Needs for all teachers fully registered in a mainstream registration category who hold an appropriate ASN Award.

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