Teaching Scotland Magazine

Past issues of Teaching Scotland magazine can be accessed on this page.

Issue 99 – February 2024
Why teaching matters
Key content: Exploring what it means to be a teacher in Scotland today.
Issue 98 – November 2023
Becoming a teacher
Key content: Looking at the factors impacting the important first few years of teaching.
Issue 97 – September 2023
Rebuilding our world
Key content:
Capturing the innovation and excitement of conversations during the pandemic about what education could be.
Issue 96 – April 2023
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Enhancing Trusted Teaching
Key content:
We set out our plan to enhance trust in teaching at an individual, group and system level.
Issue 95 – January 2023
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Supporting inclusive learning
Key content: Meet the teachers who are enhancing inclusion through everything they do.
Issue 94 – October 2022
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Promoting race equality and anti-racist education
Key content: Creating an equitable environment in which all cultures, identities and languages are recognised.
Issue 93 – August 2022
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Celebrating our profession
Key content: From enquiring probationers, to supportive expert teachers and courageous school leaders.
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Issue 92 – April 2022
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Creative learning and teaching
Key content: Schools are embarking on a journey of creative leadership and pupil-led curriculum design.
Issue 91 – January 2022
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Ethical reflections
Key content: Exploring critical thinking and ethical reasoning: why what we value, think and do really matters.
Issue 90 – November 2021
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Our changing classrooms
Key content: Following the OECD review of the school curriculum, the views of teachers and learners will be central to Scotland’s education reforms.
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.
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.
Older issues
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.
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.
Issue 85  – August 2020
A fresh approach
Key content: With a special focus on Learning for Sustainability, how will education recover and renew?
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.
Issue 83  – March 2020
A brighter future
Key content: Transforming our classrooms through creative leadership skills and recognising the achievements of our extraordinary educators.
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.
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.
Issue 80  – August 2019
Empowering schools
Key content: How the refreshed narrative on Curriculum for Excellence is designed to support school empowerment.
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.
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?
Issue 77  – January 2019
Evolving Scotland
Key content: The changing nature of Scottish society and the impact on education.
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.
Issue 74  – May 2018
Thought leader
Key content: An in-depth interview with internationally-renowned educationalist Marinieves Alba.
Issue 73 – March 2018
Elephant in the classroom
Key content: Exploring health and wellbeing in the teaching profession.
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.
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.
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