Congress 2008 Presidential Address

Congress, Guests, Colleagues, You may have noticed an increasing emphasis on rights this year. People would seem to have an absolute right to do whatever they wish and be fully protected from the results of their actions. You may even…

64th ANNUAL CONGRESS – 16/17 May 2008

The Association’s Annual Congress was held on the 16 & 17 May at the Peeble Hotel Hydo. The President’s Address and the General Secretary’s Report are now available for your information

CONGRESS General Secretary’s Report -11 May 2007

General Secretary’s Report -11 May 2007 President, colleagues, in presenting this report to you today, I want to take the opportunity to introduce you to the latest member of the Eaglesham family, Isaac Kael Eaglesham, born on 25th April at…

CONGRESS PRESIDENTIAL ADDRESS – 11 MAY 2007

PRESIDENTIAL ADDRESS – FRIDAY 11 MAY 2007 ““YOUR CONCERNS – OUR PRIORITIES” I became an SSTA member 35 years ago in 1972, at a time when probationer teachers were arriving in schools in considerable numbers, without already having signed up…

CONGRESS 2007 MOTIONS PASSED

CONGRESS 2007 MOTIONS PASSED The following motions were approved at the Association’s 63nd Annual Congress, 11-12 May 2002 , Hilton Coylumbridge, Aviemore. The following motions were approved by Congress. MOTION 1This Association believes that employers of teachers in Scottish schools…

63rd ANNUAL CONGRESS 2007 – 11/12 MAY 2007

63rd ANNUAL CONGRESS 2007 – 11/12 MAY 2007 The Association’s Annual Congress was held on the 11 & 12 May at the Hilton Coylumbridge, Aviemore. Details of motions passed, President’s Address and the General Secretary’s Report are now available for…

CONGRESS GENERAL SECRETARY’S REPORT – 12 MAY 2006

GENERAL SECRETARY’S REPORT – FRIDAY 12 MAY 2006 President, Colleagues,I rise today to present to you the report of the General Secretary. I now do this for the 10th time, re-enacting my first speech to you here in Aviemore in…

CONGRESS PRESIDENTIAL ADDRESS – 12 MAY 2006

PRESIDENTIAL ADDRESS – FRIDAY 12 MAY 2006 “SUPPORTING TEACHERS PROFESSIONALISM” Since becoming SSTA President in May last year, I have been privileged to represent the Association at a wide variety of events throughout Scotland, the UK and Ireland and occasionally…

MOTIONS PASSED CONGRESS 12/13 MAY 2006

The following motions were approved at the Association’s 62nd Annual Congress, 12-13 May 2006 , Hilton Coylumbridge, Aviemore. EMERGENCY MOTION The Association welcomes the publication by Audit Scotland of “A Mid Term Report – a first stage review of the…

62nd ANNUAL CONGRESS 2006 – 12/13 MAY 2006

62nd ANNUAL CONGRESS 2006 – 12/13 MAY 2006 The Association’s Annual Congress was held on the 12 & 13 May at the Hilton Coylumbridge, Aviemore. Details of motions passed, President’s Address and the General Secretary’s Report are now available for…