About Us

The School of Education serves the Education community and has strong local and global networks. It is important to the primary, secondary and tertiary teaching communities of Scotland and beyond through the provision of both high quality initial and in-service teacher education and continuing professional development programmes. The School has expertise in teacher and lecturer education; workplace education and lifelong learning; English language teaching; the continuing development of professionals engaged in educating others; the education of new researchers; and research and consultancy services. Our research focuses on curriculum making and learning; educational theory and professional and vocational practice and learning.