Learning & skills events

Find out about learning and skills conferences, seminars and exhibitions taking place across Scotland in the coming months.


“Informed Scotland provides a very valuable service with information on forthcoming Professional Learning events throughout Scotland. There are lots of useful events in their listings that I only found out about through their Calendar.”
– Allan Wilson, Information Officer, CALL Scotland, Moray House School of Education, University of Edinburgh

“Everyone involved in Scottish education should regularly check out the Events Calendar and follow @InformedScot on Twitter. Quite simply, it tells you about everything that’s going on!”
– David Noble, co-founder of Radio EDUtalk

“It’s great to see all that’s happening in learning and development in one place. Thanks to the Calendar I am always up to date with current events and never miss anything.”
– Allan Lloyds, Founder, Product Forge


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Would you credit it? @ The SCQF Partnership, Glasgow
Dec 10 all-day

The SCQF Partnership

Would you credit it?

The workshop will provide key information about the SCQF, how it can be used, and how Credit Rating processes are carried out. It will consider the development of programmes which are suitable for Credit Rating. More information from https://scqf.org.uk/workshops-events/would-you-credit-it-10-december-2019/

Fostering Financially Healthy Care-Leavers @ University of Edinburgh, Project Room 1.06
Dec 10 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
Recruiting for the Future in the Land & Sea sectors @ The Great Steward of Scotland's Dumfries House Trust
Dec 10 @ 10:00 am – 3:30 pm
An Exploration of How Curriculum Co-Creation Advances Student and Staff Aims for Scottish Higher Education @ University of Edinburgh, St Leonard’s Land, Room 3.16
Dec 10 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Moray House School of Education and Sport

An Exploration of How Curriculum Co-Creation Advances Student and Staff Aims for Scottish Higher Education

Tanya Lubicz-Nawrocka’s mock VIVA will give a brief overview of het PhD research and then receive questions from the audience that, ideally, will prepare her for the forthcoming oral defence. More information from https://www.ed.ac.uk/education/rke/centres-groups/rten/seminars

CeAG Winter Fayre – EdTech Festivities @ Edinburgh Zoo
Dec 12 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Recruiting for the Future in the Land & Sea sectors @ Inverness College UHI Drama Studio
Dec 12 @ 10:00 am – 3:30 pm
QAA Collaborative Cluster: Widening Participation With Lecture Recording @ Room 1.19, Patersons Land 1.19, Patersons Land
Dec 13 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Total Quality Teaching Across the School @ Perth
Jan 14 all-day

Osiris Educational

Total Quality Teaching Across the School

Overview of the course
  • Build a consistent pedagogy base in all teachers
  • Overcome the three big blocks to teacher development
  • Use a proven instructional coaching model

More information from https://osiriseducational.co.uk/product/embedding-high-quality-teaching/

Credit Rating in Practice for Credit Rating Bodies @ The SCQF Partnership, Glasgow
Jan 16 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

The SCQF Partnership

Credit Rating in Practice for Credit Rating Bodies

This workshop lasts for half a day and will provide participants with information about the process of allocating SCQF levels and credit points. It is designed to support individuals who are or may be involved in credit rating panels and submitting programmes for credit rating in their organisations. More information from https://scqf.org.uk/workshops-events/credit-rating-in-practice-for-credit-rating-bodies-16-january-2020/

Visible Learning Impact for Leaders @ Glasgow
Jan 22 all-day

Osiris Educational

Visible Learning Impact for Leaders

Three days to radically improve leadership practice in your school

Establish evidence and impact cycles as strategic imperatives

  • unrelenting focus on learners and learning
  • ten mindframes for success

Practical tools to ensure you understand:

  • starting points
  • key actions
  • cycles of inquiry
  • evaluation

More information from https://osiriseducational.co.uk/product/visible-learning-impact-for-leaders-glasgow/