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YAS Winter Plenary Meeting 2015

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DSCN5760Monday, 14th December 2015, The University of Edinburgh

John McIntyre Centre (Pollock Halls) 18 Holyrood Park, Edinburgh

 

Communicating to Influence Policy

The theme of this meeting was “Communicating to Influence Policy” and was aimed at preparing YAS members to work positively with policymakers, both within YAS working groups, and in their careers.

The afternoon was devoted to a panel discussion on this topic featuring the following guest speakers:

#Thankyou #InspiringTeachers Campaign

The meeting also acted as the launch of YAS’s new #InspiringTeachers campaign. Members signed a large Christmas card for teachers as well as tweeting out their messages of thanks using the twitter hashtags #thankyou #inspiringteachers.

Cabinet Secretary for Education & Lifelong Learning Angela Constance General Secretary of EIS Larry Flanagan visited to sign the card and meet with YAS members.

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