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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Click on the Agenda button below (right) to display the Calendar by month, week or day, or use the Categories filter below:  

Digitally Confident Scotland @ TBC
Oct 23 all-day

Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations

For more information visit: https://scvo.org.uk/digital/evolution/digitally-confident-scotland

Secondary nurturing approaches @ Glasgow
Oct 24 – Oct 25 all-day

Education Scotland

A 4-day professional learning course held on the 24th, 25th October and continued on the 21st and 22nd November 2018. Please contact EDSIE@EducationScotland.gsi.gov.uk to sign up or to request further information.

For more information visit: https://education.gov.scot/news-and-events/events/Inclusion-and-equalities-professional-learning-events

Skills Scotland Glasgow @ SEC Centre, Glasgow
Oct 24 – Oct 25 all-day
This Year’s Buzzword: Purpose – CMI Scotland Conference 2018 @ Assembly Rooms, Edinburgh
Oct 24 all-day
Creative Conversations @ Edinburgh Training and Conference Venue
Oct 24 @ 4:00 pm

Creative Learning Network

For more information visit: https://twitter.com/realdcameron/status/1051098097483481089

Radio EDUtalk Live: Using technology when teaching science
Oct 24 @ 8:00 pm – 8:45 pm

Radio EDUtalk. With Sarah Clark (Twitter @sfm36) on using technology when teaching science. More information from http://edutalk.cc/upcoming/

Gender National Conference @ Renfield Centre, Glasgow
Oct 25 all-day
Peter Verkoeijen – Applied Research in Classrooms @ Scrymgeour Building, 4.34, Dundee
Oct 25 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
The CDN College Awards 2018 @ Radisson Blu Hotel, Glasgow
Oct 25 @ 7:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Normalising Difference in Teacher Education: national and international perspectives @ The Outreach Centre, Edinburgh
Oct 26 all-day

Centre for Education for Racial Equality in Scotland (CERES)

This symposium provides an international comparative perspective in relation to how we can enable teacher education to be sufficiently responsive to difference in terms of race, class, gender, language, ethnicity, and religion. Talks will cover four Anglophone countries: Australia, Canada, the US and the UK.  Each presenter will draw on their own research to illustrate national approaches and trends.

Professor Linda Harklau: University of Georgia
Associate Professor Angela Scarino: University of South Australia
Professor Kelleen Toohey: Simon Fraser University
Dr Yvonne Foley: University of Edinburgh

For more information visit: http://www.ceres.education.ed.ac.uk/