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Independent Panel on Career Pathways for Teachers minutes: 6 November 2018

Published: 20 Nov 2018
Date of meeting: 6 Nov 2018
Date of next meeting: 27 Nov 2018
Location: The Optima Building, 58 Robertson Street, Glasgow, G2 8DQ

Note of the third meeting of the Independent Panel on Career Pathways for Teachers, held on 6 November 2018.

20 Nov 2018
Independent Panel on Career Pathways for Teachers minutes: 6 November 2018

Attendees and apologies


Moyra Boland (Chair), Deputy Head of School at the University of Glasgow

David Leng, Scottish Government

David Roy, Scottish Government    

John Fyffe, ADES

Angela Wilson, SOLACE

Kristine Johnston, SPDS

Kathy Cameron, COSLA

Alison Weatherston, SCEL (full meeting)

Gillian Hamilton, SCEL (AM)

Ken Muir, GTCS

Andrea Bradley, EIS

Jayne Rowe, EIS

Fiona Dalziel, SSTA

Sharon McLellan, AHDS (substitute for Tim Wallace)

Tara Willis, NASUWT (substitute for Jane Peckham)

Neil Taylor, Scottish Council of Deans Education

Stephen Parker, University of Glasgow

Angela Felvus, Scottish Government - Support

Nicola Annan, Scottish Government - Secretariat


Dougie Atkinson, VOICE

Tim Wallace, AHDS

Jane Peckham, NASUWT

Clare Hicks, Scottish Government

Items and actions

Welcome and apologies

The Chair welcomed attendees to the third meeting on Career Pathways.

Apologies were received from Dougie Atkinson, Jane Peckham, Tim Wallace and Clare Hicks.

Overview of data analysis

CP 2018/28: Stephen Parker to provide further analysis of Primary and Secondary Sectors.

Stakeholder engagement

CP 2018/29: David Leng to attend a Stakeholder Engagement Meeting with BME on Fri 23rd Nov.

Review visions and ways of working/concept map

CP 2018/30: Panel to review and agree the Remit.

CP 2018/31: Panel to review and agree the Concept Map.

Group work discussion – principle and recommendation 

CP 2018/32: Panel to review the following documents:

  • Changes to Draft Principles
  • Recommendation Post It’s
  • Agree Draft Recommendation

Date of next meeting and discussion

CP 2018/33: Panel to complete a doodle poll for the next Career Pathways meeting.

CP 2018/34: Panel to agree the date of the December Career Pathways meeting - Thursday 13th December.