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Teaching – grads from all the PPLS subjects become teachers…..

A quick look at the job areas entered by PPLS grads will always throw up a handful of people  going straight onto a Teacher Training course (PGDE/CE), doing Teach First (a 2 year programme training you for teaching and management in schools … Continue reading

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Paid graduate teaching internships – ‘try before you apply’ for Teacher Training!

Have you been considering teaching as a possible profession (lots of PPLS grads do – you’ll find some on the PPLS Graduate Stories website), but: not sure what’s involved from the other side of the desk; tentative to apply for … Continue reading

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Can I train to teach psychology in schools in Scotland? Yes you can!

New for 2016-17 – a PGDE (Post grad teaching qualification) Psychology at Strathclyde! If you’d always wanted to teach Psychology in Scottish schools, but could only find training courses in England – Strathclyde University now have the answer for you –  Strathclyde … Continue reading

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Life Beyond Your PPLS Degree….if you missed it….

… you missed a great informative event, and chance to network (ie talk to!) recent PPLS grads about their journey since graduation, and gain inspiration for your own. However, luckily for you, all is not lost…. you can catch up … Continue reading

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Interested in Teaching after graduation – get some insight and experience!

Grads from all the PPLS subject areas make their way into teaching in schools, (check out the teaching career of one PPLS grad here). And now our ever-popular teaching experience day at Balerno High School is currently open for applications via the Events section … Continue reading

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Teach English in exciting places – for LEL and all PPLS grads…….

Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) isn’t just for English or education grads – it’s something that all PPLS grads can – and do – go on to do after graduation, and there are great opportunities to travel as … Continue reading

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Spread your wings – go abroad…………..

Having had several videos appear in my inbox promoting the advantages to students of going abroad, and being aware that to ‘go abroad’ is part of the Edinburgh University’s Going Global plan, I though it may be time to post … Continue reading

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