Inspiring STEM Educators


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Alastair Macgregor

About Alastair Macgregor


PSTT College Awards Dinner

2018-07-23T12:29:35+00:00June 8th, 2018|

Congratulations to Rachel Wolford. primary school teacher at Hythehill Primary School, Lossiemouth on becoming a PSTT Fellow and being admitted to the PSTT College.  Rachel is a primary teacher who perhaps was initially reluctant to adopt  science in the classroom, but after participating in SSERC career long professional learning,  her self confidence developed and she now [...]

STEM Insight programme

2018-07-23T12:29:16+00:00June 4th, 2018|

STEM Insight is an opportunity for teachers and career leaders (primary, secondary and post-16 STEM teachers, technicians and careers professionals) to equip their school/college to respond to the Career Education Standard and immerse themselves into the world of industry or university deepening their knowledge of STEM-related careers. Participants can attend a five or ten day placement [...]

SSERC Primary and Secondary Bulletins

2018-07-23T12:28:17+00:00May 3rd, 2018|

The  SSERC Primary Science and Technology Bulletin and SSERC Bulletin will no longer be available as printed publications.  Both will be available as electronic versions (pdf) and can be read or downloaded  at the SSERC Publications section of the website which can be located at the following link

SSERC Primary Cluster Programme – findings indicate impact and success

2018-08-09T12:11:22+00:00May 3rd, 2018|

SSERC is a shared service of all 32 Local Authorities that provides an advisory and support service in schools relating to STEM. Through the Primary Cluster Programme (PCP), SSERC works with Local Authorities to offer all teachers within a cluster, opportunities to raise their levels of confidence and expertise in STEM. Each cluster nominates a [...]

SSERC renames its HQ Buildings

2018-07-23T12:26:38+00:00April 24th, 2018|

By early Autumn, SSERC will have secured a third building within its existing Dunfermline  headquarter base.    We have therefore taken the opportunity to rename the existing two buildings, and provide a name  for the new building.   Each building will be named after a female scientist/technologist who, perhaps, did not gain the recognition that they deserved  [...]

Scottish Association for Metals

2018-07-23T12:26:56+00:00April 24th, 2018|

SSERC offers a range of professional learning opportunities for technology teachers and technicians in Scotland.  The cost of many of these professional learning opportunities are supported by Enthuse Bursaries, provided by Project ENTHUSE which is a unique partnership of government, charities and employers that have come together to bring about inspired STEM teaching through the professional development of teachers, technicians [...]