EIS Seminar - Thursday 26 September 14.30- 15.15
The EIS is hosting a Seminar - The PACT Project on professional learning – an EIS and Scottish Government partnership empowering schools to stand together against Poverty. This seminar highlights the work of the EIS, Scottish Government supported, anti-poverty PACT Project - developing a country-wide, whole-school, professional learning offer to further pro-actively support learners from low-income families. Within an ethos of combining increased understanding with practical action, the seminar offers research evidence, first-hand experiences and engagement opportunities.
Scottish Government and the EIS – Shared Objectives for Scottish Education John Swinney MSP, Deputy First Minister and Cabinet Secretary for Education and Skills, and Larry Flanagan, General Secretary of the EIS - Wednesday 25 September 15.15 - 16.00
This is a chance to hear from John Swinney MSP, Deputy First Minister and Cabinet Secretary for Education and Skills, and Larry Flanagan, General Secretary of the EIS, on their shared agenda for education in Scotland, as agreed at the recent International Summit on the Teaching Profession (Helsinki 2019). They will reflect on the empowering schools reform, the importance of teacher agency and tackling key issues, including workload.