Road safety learning within the Curriculum for Excellence

It’s Your Call but don’t be a Crash Magnet. Road Safety Scotland have developed two free road safety learning resources specifically for secondary school pupils, and linked to CfE. ‘Your Call’, is suitable for S1-S3, and ‘Crash Magnets’, for S4-S6. These online resources aim to engage young people in developing road skills to promote good peer influence and provide strategies […]

» Read more

Achieve your fitness goals with North Lanarkshire Leisure

North Lanarkshire Leisure has introduced a brand new programme to give students an insight into employment opportunities within the health and fitness industry. The programme will give students all the skills they need to start a career within the growing and exciting fitness industry. It is time to stop wishing for that new body and start working towards it. Alongside their […]

» Read more

Gaelic in the classroom and beyond

The National Gaelic Language Plan 2018-2023 which sets out the framework for the faster growth of the language across Scotland has been launched by John Swinney, deputy first minister of Scotland. The central purpose of the plan is to encourage and enable more people to use Gaelic more often and in a wider range of situations and to promote a […]

» Read more

Obesity: Scotland’s sweet tooth

Young kids struggling to run in PE, only eating junk food at lunchtime, sugar highs and lows, and morbidly obese before they’re in double digits… It’s upsetting for any teacher to witness, but unfortunately it’s the reality in many Scottish classrooms. We are in the midst of an obesity epidemic.

» Read more

Have you thought about a long-distance masters?

As a teacher, you’ll be fully aware of the importance of education, but how much do you think about carrying on with your own?  Your own educational journey doesn’t have to stop when you’re qualified to teach – and a Masters is a perfect way to give you a helpful push up the careers ladder and make your professional skills […]

» Read more

The power of music in education

Learning comes in various shapes and forms for students. Some are instantly invested in the classroom environment and others take time to adjust. In certain instances, pupils may be completely disconnected to learning. ARTISTIC DIRECTION COOL Music is a collaboration between Glasgow Caledonian University and the Edinburgh-based social enterprise Heavy Sound, founded by Jordan Butler. It has developed a programme […]

» Read more
1 2 3 16