Home > Publications > Publications Publications We produce a range of publications to keep you informed. Our publications cover a variety of topics from Annual Plans and Policies to Published Research and Practice Notes. Teaching Scotland We produce five issues of Teaching Scotland a year where we discuss topical educational issues and current learning styles. You can view the latest stories on our News page . You can search by selecting from the list of topics or you can type in keywords below: Topic Annual Plans Annual Reports and Accounts Annual Reviews Becoming a Teacher Codes of Conduct Consultations Equality and Diversity Education Guidance Policies Practice Statements Probation Professional Development Professional Standards Protocols Published Research Register of Interests Registration Risk Register Rules Schemes Standing Orders Statistical Digests Strategic Plans Teacher Research Teaching in PracticeKeywords Found: 3 Displaying page: 1 of 1 Results number: 1 - 3DateTopicTitleDownloadSummary21 Aug 2017RulesFitness to Teach RulesFitness to Teach Rules 2017These Rules are the General Teaching Council for Scotland Fitness to Teach Rules 2017 and came into force on 21 August 2017.09 Dec 2015RulesRegistration and Standards RulesRegistration and Standards Rules (PDF)These rules set out our criteria for registration as well as for the award of standards. They also set out rules that govern registration generally.02 Apr 2012RulesThe General Teaching Council for Scotland Legal Assessor Rules (External website) This publication sets out the role and functions of any Legal Assessor in attendance at Fitness to Teach Panel or Appeals Board hearings.