Leadership of Learning (previously SCSSA) Courses
Please find our courses below to support teachers' leadership of learning across sectors. These courses will be familiar to some since they were run previously through our Scottish Centre for Studies in School Administration (SCSSA).
Raising Attainment through Transformational Change
This course considers the latest policy advice and academic research, and provides a hands-on opportunity to develop planning and success criteria for raising attainment, including addressing inequity, through the use of transformational change thinking.
Principal Teacher Leadership of Learning
This course is designed for individuals in both primary and secondary sectors to give an understanding of the key concepts and strategies for leading and managing the processes of learning, teaching and assessment within a department/faculty.
Introduction to Effective Timetabling
An intensive 3-day secondary school timetabling course for those involved in the construction of the school timetable for the first time or in need of an overview of the basics of the theory and practice of timetabling, particularly with a focus on curriculum for excellence.
Intermediate Timetabling: Further Skills for Timetabling Curriculum for Excellence
This is an intermediate timetabling course for those that have completed the Effective Timetabling course or those with some knowledge of timetabling.
Summer School 2018: Evaluation Methods for Safe Inclusive Schools
This significant and timely one-week summer school opportunity provides an introduction to the skills needed to design, conduct or commission evaluations of violence prevention interventions in school settings.