Learning & skills events

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

Are you organising an event you’d like us to publicise?

Please check the status of any event with its organisers. Due to the coronavirus outbreak many have been cancelled or postponed. Some have moved online and are now listed in a new category below.

Contact angela.gardner@ajenterprises.co.uk with the details.

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

Apr
29
Wed
City Region and Growth Deals in Scotland: Progress and Next Steps for Delivery @ Online
Apr 29 @ 8:30 am – 1:00 pm
May
15
Fri
SSTA Annual 76th Congress @ Crieff Hydro Hotel
May 15 – May 16 all-day

Scottish Secondary Teachers’ Association (SSTA)

More Information from: https://ssta.org.uk/events/ssta-annual-76th-congress-may-2020-crieff-hydro-hotel/

May
19
Tue
Metacognition and Self-Regulation Conference @ TBC
May 19 all-day

Osiris Educational

Overview of the Course – The UK’s leading practitioners and researchers gather to show us why metacognition is so important and how we teach it to pupils.

Understand how to implement learning strategies:

  • To raise pupil mastery and improve achievement
  • To produce dramatic and immediate gains in learner efficiency and outcomes
  • To see significant advances in pupils with SEN
  • To unpick the link between metacognition and self-assessment accuracy

More Information from: https://osiriseducational.co.uk/product/metacognition-and-self-regulation-conference-scotland/

Jun
3
Wed
QAA Scotland’s International Enhancement Conference @ Radisson Blu Hotel, Glasgow
Jun 3 – Jun 4 all-day

Enhancement Themes

Plenary sessions, papers and workshops will allow delegates to explore five key conference strands;

  • Understanding student demographics, retention, progression and success
  • Using big data to enhance learning, teaching and the student experience
  • Creating and valuing evidence beyond numbers
  • Empowering staff and students to use evidence
  • Supporting employability and the development of graduate skills

The conference will be of interest to colleagues working within higher education including;

  • Institutional policy decision makers
  • Higher education leaders
  • Heads of quality
  • Planners, strategists and data practitioners
  • Academics, practitioners and professional service staff
  • Students, student representatives and students’ association staff
  • Representatives from national and international quality assurance agencies

More Information from https://www.enhancementthemes.ac.uk/news-events/news/qaa-scotland-s-international-enhancement-conference-call-for-proposals-now-open!#

Jun
16
Tue
Conference of Technology to Assist Students with Additional Support Needs @ Technology and Innovation Centre, Univercity of Strathclyde
Jun 16 @ 8:45 am – 3:30 pm

ASL and Technology Conference 2020

More Information from: https://www.aslandtechnology.org.uk/home/

Jun
17
Wed
Conference of Technology to Assist Students with Additional Support Needs @ Moray House School of Education and Sport, University of Edinburgh
Jun 17 @ 8:45 am – 3:30 pm

ASL and Technology Conference 2020

More Information from: https://www.aslandtechnology.org.uk/home/

Aug
31
Mon
HER 2020, Sustainable Development Goals: Their Potential and Relevance for Higher Education Policy and Reform @ University of Glasgow, School of Education
Aug 31 – Sep 2 all-day
Sep
5
Sat
EYS National Conference 2020 @ Hilton Glasgow Central
Sep 5 @ 9:30 am – 3:30 pm

Early Years Scotland

More Information from: https://www.facebook.com/events/2981879425177250/

Sep
24
Thu
Employability in Scotland Conference @ Central Edinburgh/Livestream
Sep 24 all-day
International School Grounds Conference @ Tolbooth, Stirling
Sep 24 – Sep 26 all-day

International School Grounds Alliance

More information from: https://ltl.zohobackstage.com/ISGA2020

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