Professional Learning

Continuing Professional Learning & Development

Around 80 workshops, seminars and conferences, designed for both teaching and support staff, take place annually at venues around Scotland.

Participants can develop their knowledge, improve their skills and competences, and enhance their career prospects by taking part in theprogramme. Topics cover a broad range of educational management, teaching, care and welfare, and administrative areas. Examples are curriculum development; teacher induction training; behaviour management; primary/secondary transition; team leadership; child protection and many more. Annual conferences are held for diverse groups from Heads and Governors to Learning Support Teachers to School Secretaries, enabling colleagues from schools across Scotland to share best practice. 

Specialists in their fields

Professionals and experts in their fields deliver SCIS courses and presentation materials are included in delegate packs for all attendees.

SCIS professional learning courses represent excellent value for money. Organised as a service to member schools, they are charged at a not-for-profit rate, to be widely accessible.

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Deputy Director
Professional Learning & Development

Margaret Lannon