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EIS Professional Learning Conference 2017

The EIS is holding a Professional Learning Conference on the morning of Saturday 30 September 2017 in the IET Teacher Building in Glasgow.

The programme is based around the theme of teacher leadership and will include an opening address by EIS President Nicola Fisher, and a presentation from keynote speaker, Dr Carol Campbell, entitled 'Teacher Learning and Leadership: Of, By and For Teachers'. Carol is Associate Professor of Leadership and Educational Change at The University of Toronto.

Delegates can also select two interactive workshops and should give a third choice to be used as a reserve if required.  Please see  details of the workshop options below.

The Conference will run from 9.15 am until 1.15 pm.

Unfortunately, the Conference is now fully booked

We are expecting a high level of interest in the event therefore early notice of your attendance is advised and should be registered no later than 12 noon on Friday 15 September 2017.  Please register the following details with Ashley Gray:

  • Full name and contact email address
  • Establishment/place of work
  • Two workshop choices and please give a third to be used as a reserve
  • Any dietary/access requirements you may have.

 To view the draft programme for the day click here

Workshop 1 - Coaching and Mentoring

Workshop 2 - Why Sharing Matters

Workshop 3 - Demystifying Professional Recognition

Workshop 4 - What is Teacher Leadership?

Workshop 5 - Play - Where Learning Happens!

Workshop 6 - Collaborative Action Research: Promoting teacher agency and leadership in the context of tackling educational inequity


Date: Saturday 30 September 2017

Time: 9.15 am until 1.15 pm

Venue: IET Teacher Building, 14 St Enoch Square, Glasgow, G1 4DB

Register: Unfortunately, the Conference is now fully booked!