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Modern Studies Association

Welcome to the Modern Studies Association website.

The Modern Studies Association is the professional body for Modern Studies teachers in Scotland.

National Conference 2017

Bookings are now being taken for this year's National Conference.

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The National Conference, organised by the Modern Studies Association (MSA) is a chance for Modern Studies teachers to network, observe expert presentations and participate in seminars.

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This year's Modern Studies Association (MSA) National Conference will take place at the University of Glasgow's Queen Margaret Union on November 4th. It will take place between 10:25am and 3:30pm.

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How to book

Booking your tickets could not be easier. Simply log in to the Members' Area and follow the instructions. Booking before 15th September entitles you to the £50 'Early Bird' ticket. The regular price is £70.

What we do

The MSA helps Modern Studies teachers in several ways.

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National Conference

National Conference takes place each year, allowing Modern Studies teachers to network and participate in an excellent CPD opportunity.

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The MSA regularly leads consultations and surveys, aimed at gathering views from Modern Studies teachers.

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Liaising with the SQA

The MSA takes the views of Modern Studies teachers to the SQA, ensuring that views are heard.

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MSET Awards

The Modern Studies Educational Trust (MSET) rewards the best performing Modern Studies pupils each year.

Our latest updates

The latest news from the Modern Studies Association.

21st June 2017 No Comments

The SCCJR is seeking feedback on Modern Studies resources

The Scottish Centre for Criminal Justice Research (SCCJR) is seeking the opinion of Modern Studies Teachers across Scotland. The SCCJR is specifically seeking practitioners’ views on the range of learning resources that they have produced for pupils, schools and teachers. You need to login to view the rest of the content. Please Login. Not a […]

MSA Annual Conference
24th May 2017 No Comments

MSA Annual Conference 2017

Bookings for this year’s Modern Studies Association (MSA) National Conference have now opened. This year’s conference will take place on Saturday 4th November; and, in response to feedback given from last year’s attendees, the Conference will once again return to the Queen Margaret Union (QMU), in Glasgow. The event run from 10:25am until 3.30pm, with […]

Scottish Parliament Chamber
6th April 2017 No Comments

Education and Skills Committee is asking for your views

The Scottish Parliament’s Education and Skills Committee is asking for your views. As part of an inquiry into the recruitment and retention of teachers across Scotland, the Committee is asking for the opinions of Teachers, Trainee Teachers, Headteachers and other school staff. Questions being considered as part of the inquiry include: You need to login […]