Inspiring STEM Educators

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Alastair Macgregor

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CE0 @ SSERC

Education and Skills Committee – Report of STEM in early years education

2019-11-21T16:26:17+00:00November 21st, 2019|

Click on the link that follows to access the SSERC response to the Scottish Parliament Education and Skills Committee 'Report of STEM in early years education'. SSERC_ESK press release_2019_11_21

Exciting Career Opportunity (Young STEM Leader team).

2019-10-22T12:47:51+00:00October 22nd, 2019|

We are looking for a Project Officer to join our small Project Team working with the partner organisations to continue the development and delivery of the Young STEM Leader Programme. If you are interested in this exciting opportunity - click on the link that follows. Project Officer October oct 2019

YSL Project Evaluation Opportunity.

2019-10-16T14:49:50+00:00October 16th, 2019|

The Young STEM Leader (YSL) program is new national programme designed to stimulate and strengthen the development of peer mentoring and inspiration in STEM for young people by young people. It has been designed to address a series of challenges in STEM education in Scotland as set out in the Scottish Government’s STEM Strategy for Education [...]

Visit to SSERC by Richard Lochhead MSP

2019-09-29T19:00:45+00:00September 29th, 2019|

We were delighted to welcome Mr Richard Lochhead MSP, Minister for Further Education, Higher Education and Science to SSERC on Wednesday 25th September 2019. During the visit Mr Lochhead met with delegates attending the Primary- Secondary Transition professional learning course (Picture 1) and found out more about the work that we undertake supporting early years practitioners [...]

SSERC Director of Professional Learning awarded prestigious GTCS Convener’s Award.

2019-09-29T18:23:54+00:00September 29th, 2019|

We are delighted that Paul Beaumont, Director of Professional Learning at SSERC, was the recipient of the 2019 GTCS Convener’s Award. The award is presented by the Convener of the GTCS Council to an individual who, in the eyes of the GTCS Convener, has shown outstanding commitment to the GTCS Professional Values (Trust, Respect, Integrity, Professional [...]

Scottish Parliament Education and Skills Committee

2019-09-23T16:00:59+00:00September 23rd, 2019|

The Scottish Parliament Education and Skills Committee has recently published its report into subject choices in Scottish schools. The link is provided below. https://digitalpublications.parliament.scot/Committees/Report/ES/2019/9/16/Subject-choices-in-schools

SSERC Annual Conference 2019

2019-09-05T15:31:28+00:00September 5th, 2019|

We are delighted to have two key note speakers at the 2019 SSERC Annual Conference. Our first speaker is Graeme McAlister, CEO, Scottish Childminding Association. Graeme joined the Scottish Childminding Association (SCMA) as Chief Executive Officer in April 2019. He has over 18 years of senior experience in the third and health sectors in Scotland, primarily [...]