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…

General Secretary’s Report Congress 13/14 May 2005

General Secretary’s Report Congress 13/14 May 2005 President, Colleagues, My text for today can be found in the 10th book of Bill Bryson, modestly entitled “A Short History of Nearly Everything”. For those of you who have read Bill Bryson’s…

PRESIDENTIAL ADDRESS – CONGRESS FRIDAY 13 MAY 2005

PRESIDENTIAL ADDRESS – FRIDAY 13 MAY 2005 “MAKING SCHOOLS WORK” Sometimes in rare opportunities of introspective reflection or when under the latest moment of crisis, one is impelled to ask the ultimate question of existentialism – WHY ARE WE HERE?…

Motions Congress, 13-14 May 2005

The following motions were approved at Congress, 13-14 May 2005 , Peebeles Hotel Hydro. MOTION A This Association deplores the attempts being made by some Local Authorities to maximise class sizes and class contact time in an effort to make…

CONGRESS 2005 – 13/14 MAY 2005

CONGRESS 2005 – 13/14 MAY 2005 The Association’s Annual Congress was held on the 13 & 14 May at the Peebles Hotel Hydro. Details of motions passed, President’s Address and the General Secretary’s Report are now available for your information.

March 05 Bulletin_396-05.htm

COUNCIL 5 MARCH 2005 1. COUNCIL a) Council stood in silence as a mark of respect for George Dawson, Life Member, who died in January 2005, and also for Peter Dawson former General Secretary of NATFHE and EI, who was…