A new partnership initiative between Aberdeenshire Council’s Education and Children’s Services and the University of Aberdeen is offering aspiring teachers the chance to gain a part-time postgraduate teaching qualification. Currently 20 Aberdeenshire students are almost halfway through their studies on the first Distance Learning Initial Teacher Education (DLITE) programme which was launched last year. This […]
Dr Adam Watson who was born and schooled in Turriff has been awarded an Honorary Doctor of Science by the University of Aberdeen to add to his list of qualifications and awards. Dr Watson was born in Turriff in 1930 and was schooled at Turriff Senior Secondary School. Read the full story on the Deeside Piper.