Education Scotland have paused their face-to-face professional learning activities and events until further notice.  A series of virtual events known as “Education Scotland Wee Blethers”, will mainly be hosted on Google Meet, and HeadSpace, which will be hosted on Microsoft Teams.

https://professionallearning.education.gov.scot/learn/events/

Some which may be of interest are:

Professional Learning

https://professionallearning.education.gov.scot/learn/events/2020/october/wee-blether-professional-learning-what-makes-it-meaningful/

Family Learning for NQTs and Probationers

https://professionallearning.education.gov.scot/learn/events/2020/october/wee-blether-introduction-to-parental-engagement-and-family-learning-for-nqtsprobationers-session-1/

Middle Leadership

https://professionallearning.education.gov.scot/learn/events/2020/october/aspiring-to-middle-leadership/

 

You can also nominate a question or topic for a Wee Blether discussion.

The latest Professional Learning Newsletter is available here:

https://edscot.org.uk/LQE-71B20-1D4570F63FF3310DPY9CBF94A1EB82F67E380/cr.aspx

 

New Education Scotland Documents


Two new publications have been released by Education Scotland:

One on Sharing Highly Effective Practice:

https://education.gov.scot/improvement/self-evaluation/sharing-highly effective-practice

and a toolkit for Engaging Parents and Families:

https://education.gov.scot/improvement/learning-resources/engaging-parents-and-families-a-toolkit-for-practitioners