Who we are

SCEL (Scottish College for Educational Leadership) is a new development for education in Scotland that aims to support teachers and practitioners to make a difference to the outcomes for children and young people. As a core part of Teaching Scotland’s Future, we support leadership development at all levels for education practitioners across Scotland. As from 1 April 2018 the Scottish College for Education Leadership (SCEL) and its programmes transferred to Education Scotland.

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What we do

We support teachers and practitioners to make a difference in the classroom, school and wider community through access to innovative and high quality leadership development programmes and activities.

Leadership, development and professional learning

Your experiences

Read more from people who have taken part in our educational leadership programmes.

Our Framework

The Framework for Educational Leadership supports improvements in Scottish education by developing high performing leaders equipped for leadership and management in challenging and changing times.

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What’s current at SCEL

Read our latest news, find further information on courses and events and read more about what we’ve been up to in our blog.

From social media

Excellence in Headship is a leadership programme for headteachers who have been in post for two years or more. Appl… https://t.co/5mBJ4VRmkM
A big thank you to the SCEL Board who’ve supported our work since 2014. As part of @EducationScot we continue to su… https://t.co/b4Gm8VUXAq
It's great to hear such lovely feedback about @TeamSCEL 😀 https://t.co/b9ADcsOZ5A