We talk to an assistant headteacher about her career path in a primary teaching school and why she’s so passionate about training new teachers starting out in the classroom.
A north-west teaching school is drawing on the power of a large collaboration of schools to create a successful teacher training operation.
In 2013, Our Lady and St Benedict was judged to be requires improvement by Ofsted. At the time, they were operating with 50% supply teachers, struggling to get consistent teaching and the school was run-down. Now the corridors and classrooms …
Amy Page is an assistant headteacher at Studley High, and runs the initial teacher training programme for the Shires Teaching School Alliance in Warwickshire.
We’re following Sian Hampton in her first year as a national leader of education (NLE) to discover how the role meets her expectations, learning about her successes, achievements and challenges along the way.
Six Lincolnshire teaching school alliances unlocked the power of collaboration when they agreed to work closely together. We visited Kyra Teaching School Alliance to find out more.
We speak to some of our volunteer coaches and women teachers receiving coaching to find out about their experiences and how it has made an impact on their careers.
Roger Pope Chair of NCTL looks at the changing nature of school leadership.
I’d like to congratulate the latest group of new teaching schools and national leaders of education, who have taken up the challenge of taking responsibility for improving not just their own schools, but others as well. They join over 750 …
The Mead Academy Trust has put research and development at the very core of their work. They explain why research and development was chosen as a strategic priority and how it has been embedded across the alliance.
Teacher Tom Nolan explains how he has approached research and development in his role as a specialist leader of education (SLE).
NCTL chair Roger Pope travels to schools from the south west to the north east to see what a school-led system can accomplish.
If you’re interested in applying for grant opportunities, these tips will help you strengthen your application.
The Teaching Schools Council (TSC) has elected Andrew Warren as chair to lead their work over the next 2 academic years. We caught up with Andrew to find out a little more about him and the work of the TSC.
If you are thinking of applying to become a national leader of education (NLE), or are just interested in the role, here are some facts about national leaders of education.
Did you know that you can ask an external expert to conduct a review of how pupil premium funding is used in your school? Headteacher Glenn Young tells us more.
We talk to Debbi Botham, Governor Services Manager for EES for Schools - a school effectiveness and improvement organisation owned by Essex County Council.
Teaching school alliances are leading the development of a school-led system, but how does that work in practice? How are they improving children’s lives? What can they offer your professional development?
What’s it like to work with a national leader of governance (NLG)? The Diocese of Hallam Schools Department in Sheffield worked with NLG Ed Wydenbach and we spoke to them to find out more.
Equity of access to a great education for all pupils is a key theme of the white paper, and one of the planks underpinning this is our new National Teaching Service.
Practical advice on school-led research – in the third blog in a series on research in schools, Robin Hall looks at the advice from schools who took part in the Closing the gap: test and learn research project.