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Shelly McLaren - Headteacher at Craigroyston Community High School in Edinburgh
“It was really important to me to continue my learning – it shouldn’t just be pupils and students within schools that learn, teachers should also engage and be involved in continuous learning, and this course allowed me to do just that.”
Kirsty McLaren - Kirkhill Primary School and Dechmont Infant School, West Lothian
"The course supported my self-confidence in knowledge and understanding. Whilst working through the strategic change initiative I could visibly see the improvement within the school.”