The General Teaching Council for Scotland

Enhancing professionalism in education since 1965

Latest News



A fund to assist the promotion of professional learning and leadership in Scotland’s schools will soon be launched.
A new website has been launched to help parents and carers support their child’s career decisions.
Updates on our position on Teacher Professionalism and PL; Leadership and Management; and PRD.
Dr Sarah McGeown talks about systematic synthetics phonics, the alphabetic code, the big five and more.
Information on the Gaelic Medium Education National Standardised Assessments from the National Improvement Framework Unit at Scottish Government.
University of Edinburgh graduate Robbie Blair is the 2018 winner of the George D Gray CBE MA Award, presented annually by GTCS.
A revised timeline is in place for the ongoing review of the Professional Standards for teachers.
The Senior Education Team at GTC Scotland has undergone a number of changes, and roles and responsibilities have been reallocated.
College Development Network has launched new Professional Standards for Lecturers in Scotland’s Colleges.
Watch a recording of our webinar on health and wellbeing delivered by Catriona Robb, Teaching Fellow in Children's Mental Health at the University of Strathclyde.