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.

Find out more about the Framework

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

Towards Headship is for those who have been awarded Standard for Headship and are considering headship as their nex… https://t.co/tb0Ik62aZu
We have been receiving lots of really positive feedback from particpants on the @TeamSCEL Middle Leadership Engagem… https://t.co/fi8FShVQDR
Today @david_scel is in Glasgow delivering the fourth of the Middle Leadership Engagement Days to a new group of pa… https://t.co/drJBM6Vava