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 [...]
Great to see the #ThinkSTEM insert in the autumn edition of 'Childminding', the Scottish Childminding Association magazine. Great to be working in partnership with this brilliant organisation.
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
We are delighted to have two key note speakers at the 2019 SSERC Annual Conference. Our second speaker is Howie Firth, Director, Orkney Science Festival. Howie Firth is a scientist, writer and broadcaster who was director of the first Edinburgh Science Festival in 1989, providing the city's concept of a science festival with a format that [...]
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 [...]
The 2019 SSERC Annual Conference will take place on Friday 6th December 2019 at the Carnegie Conference Centre, Dunfermline. Our annual conference is an opportunity to reach a wide range of educational professionals and this provides a great opportunity to connect your organisation with our extensive and wide range of influencers and decision makers. We have [...]
We are delighted to be supporting the Foundation Apprenticeship programme in Scotland by offering a work placement to a student from Fife College. We are also supporting FAs from City of Glasgow Council by providing free access to the 'Advisory Service' section of the SSERC website. We wish every success to all learners in Scotland who [...]
Inspiring young people in a STEM subject? Did you know you could be eligible for a STEM Inspiration Award?
Held at the House of Lords on 5 November, these annual awards recognise brilliant individuals and forward-thinking organisations working to inspire young people in STEM subjects. Whether you are a STEM Ambassador, employer, or lead other STEM projects, there’s an award category to celebrate the way you enthuse young people. Applications and [...]
We are delighted to be supporting Fife Housing Group with their Give a Kid a Coat appeal 2019. For drop off points, see the attached images. If you are a SSERC delegate and you want to give a donation, we can accept it at SSERC reception.