Interdisciplinary learning: creative thinking for a complex world

On Wednesday 30 January 2019, the RSE’s Education Committee will hold its first education conference, bringing together teachers, policy makers, educational leaders and researchers to discuss interdisciplinary learning. Interdisciplinary Learning (IDL) draws together knowledge and understanding from multiple subjects or disciplines in order to solve problems or advance understanding of a subject. During the Conference, the concept of IDL will be further explained to showcase how it can translate into a classroom environment. […]

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Take learning out of the classroom with Ocean Youth Trust

Ocean Youth Trust Scotland provides adventurous youth work voyages where young people build skills and gain qualifications. One teacher tells us about her experience of sailing with OYT Scotland. Funded through the Pupil Equity Fund and the Scottish Attainment Challenge Fund, she and a colleague were able to bring along a group of 10 young people for a week full […]

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Leckie and Leckie: supporting teachers and students

Leckie and Leckie is Scotland’s leading educational publisher, dedicated to creating resources designed specifically for Scottish teachers and students, and covering subjects right across the Secondary spectrum, as well as Primary English and Maths. Our Secondary textbooks and revision resources have been praised widely, and are trusted widely, too. We offer affordable, accessible and authoritative core resources for classroom teaching […]

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NASUWT: Putting teachers first

NASUWT is the largest teachers’ union in the UK and the fastest growing in Scotland, representing teachers and headteachers in all sectors from early years to further education. NASUWT has a philosophy of ‘putting teachers first’ and campaigns to improve teachers’ pay, reduce workload, remove bureaucracy, achieve a better work/life balance and tackle pupil indiscipline. NASUWT has secured significant improvements […]

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Volunteering with ChildLine

ChildLine stop by to tell us more about volunteering with their helpline service Every child has the right to be happy and safe. That’s why our ChildLine service is here for children whatever their worry, whenever they need help. A child contacts ChildLine every 20 seconds and some are going through the toughest times of their lives. Thanks to our […]

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