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Duncan Barclay - Physics Teacher at Inverurie Academy, Aberdeenshire
“It’s great to be able to study for my master’s in management while simultaneously teaching full time.”
Maxine McNeill - Chemistry teacher at Bell Baxter High School, Fife
“A highlight of my career so far has been changing pupil’s perception and enjoyment of science. It’s a good feeling.”