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Stay connected with Glow, Scotland's national online environment for learning by following Glow Connect our information website.

The National Digital Learning Forum made up of representatives from a range of national bodies, provides the strategic oversight and direction for digital learning.

The involvement of the education community in the use and development of digital tools for learning is being enabled via a National Digital Learning Community which offers a variety of opportunities for participation.

Glow Enquiries



Glow Programme

GlowGlow is Scotland’s nationally available digital environment for learning. A Glow account provides access to a number of web services and procured resources that allow users to create, collaborate and innovate.

Glow is not just one place or platform. Instead, Glow offers a username and password that gives access to a number of different web services: Microsoft Office 365, WordPress blogs, Wikispaces wikis and Adobe Connect as part of a Broadcasting service (Glow TV and Glow Meet).

Glow provides a variety of safe and secure cloud-based services for collaborative, innovative and social learning, co-creation, easy web publishing.  Glow accounts are available to all schools and education establishments across Scotland, including independent schools and teacher education colleges/universities.