A bursary scheme designed to boost the number of maths and science teachers in Scotland’s schools is being extended, after helping more than 100 career-changers into the classroom.
Steps are to be taken to increase the number of teachers from ethnic minority backgrounds after a report highlighted issues with discrimination.
A crack team of education experts has been assembled to find teachers willing to “rise to the challenge” of leading the nation's schools.
The First Minister has said that she recognises the pain faced by public sector workers, with teachers preparing to march in Glasgow on Saturday.
Trying to connect with your students as a teacher whilst still helping them learn is never the simplest of tasks for a teacher – but this one has got it nailed.
Everyone has a story from school when they’ve been caught passing letters in class, and some stories are more embarrassing than others.
We’ve all had incredibly embarrassing moments in a classroom as pupils, but teachers experience their fair share of cringeworthy days too.
Moray Council has thrown its doors open to the rest of the world in an attempt to drive down teaching vacancies in the region.
A teacher has been found for one of the remotest schools in the country where - despite its obvious beauty - few have stuck island life for long.
After more than 20 years in education, a chemistry teacher has begun offering lessons with a difference.
I developed the “four pots” technique with the aim of teaching children about the value of money and the difference between short and long term savings, and to keep in perspective that money should be earned.
An influential MSP has called on the Scottish Government to “take action” on improving literacy levels at schools following a plea from a Hebridean teacher-trainer.
A north-east teaching crisis is forcing pupils to drop classes in key subjects while others are having to travel to different schools to pick up vital grades.
Education chiefs reject claims they tried to mask teaching numbers by integrating visiting specialists
Education chiefs have rejected claims they are introducing a retraining scheme for specialist teachers to mask real staffing numbers.
Education chiefs in Aberdeenshire have unveiled a £350,000 plan to lure new teachers to the region as they battle worrying shortages.
Teachers have been offered the chance to take voluntary redundancy, despite there being about 100 vacancies across Aberdeen schools.
Former offshore workers are swapping black gold for blackboards – and carving out new careers in the classroom.
A Moray teenager is travelling thousands of miles to south-east Asia to spend three months teaching disadvantaged youngsters.
Moray Council has renewed a scheme designed to boost teacher numbers by offering would-be educators the chance to become qualified over the internet.
A new campaign has been launched to find teachers to fill a plethora of classroom vacancies in Moray.
Senior posts could be brought back in Moray schools as John Swinney commits to visit to learn about staffing crisis
MORAY Council is poised to perform a U-turn on the scrapping of senior teaching posts as part of plans to solve a crisis in its classrooms.
Parents opposed to plans to launch a new school within an existing Elgin primary have claimed their worst fears are already coming true.
The number of teaching days lost to absence in schools in the north of Scotland soared in the last academic year, leading to calls for the Scottish Government to give more help to local authorities.
Moray Council has unveiled plans to build a new primary school in Elgin to combat an overcrowding crisis in the town.
A teacher who said she was forced out of the classroom by restrictive rules is looking to re-enter the profession under a pioneering Moray Council scheme.
An Aberdeenshire school is in the running for a prestigious national accolade thanks to its work with local employers.
Moray Council has unveiled plans to redress the teaching shortage in the region's primary schools by launching a part-time education course online.
This is the first glimpse inside the £36million "super school" which will replace a north-east town's ageing academy when it opens in a matter of weeks.
One of the best-loved teachers at a north-east school will be remembered by staff and pupils at a memorial service this month.
Teachers at a north-east school have been praised after they restrained a pupil who threatened to stab a teacher.
A Moray councillor has proposed a novel approach to alleviating teaching shortages in the area's denominational schools.
More schools in Moray could share head teachers after councillors backed plans to tackle staff shortages in the region's classrooms.