CPD Courses & INSETs

Our range of outstanding CPD training courses span subjects such as English, Maths, Science and Leadership. All of our courses are dynamic, inspiring and packed with best-practice activities and approaches that you can immediately apply in your school or classroom. We constantly receive outstanding feedback, with over 95% of teachers and school leaders rating our courses as "Excellent".

Many courses are also available as an INSET day, tailored to your specific requirements. Click here to download our latest brochure.


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Achieving Excellence in Vocabulary Acquisition

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Have you heard of the 'Word Gap' - the large disparity in how many words children hear at home before they reach school age? This engaging short course outlines five powerful approaches to help your children acquire vocabulary, and use it in more sophisticated ways.

£99 + VAT

Active Learning in Science

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Talk, collaboration and active learning are the three foundational approaches of TT Education’s award-winning Path to Success model. Children who can move while learning are more engaged and better behaved, and more likely to retain the knowledge and skills they gain in so doing.

£99 + VAT

Active Learning in the Foundation Subjects

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Talk, collaboration and active learning are the three foundational approaches of TT Education’s award-winning Path to Success model. Children who can move while learning are more engaged and better behaved, and more likely to retain the knowledge and skills they gain in doing so.

£99 + VAT

Active Learning in the Humanities

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Talk, collaboration and active learning are the three foundational approaches of TT Education’s award-winning Path to Success model. Children who can move while learning are more engaged and better behaved, and more likely to retain the knowledge and skills they gain in doing so.

£99 + VAT

Assessment in the New Ofsted Inspection Framework

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‘Start with the end in mind’ - said by more than one leader in education thinking. What does this mean for assessment? And how does this apply within the new Ofsted Inspection Framework?

£99 + VAT

Bar Modelling in Mathematics

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Children often struggle to understand mathematical ideas if they move towards the “abstract” too quickly, and one of the most helpful pictorial approaches is the bar model. Watch this short course for a full explanation of how bar models work, and how they can help your children towards maths mastery.

£99 + VAT

Coaching for School Leaders

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As a school leader, you know that the value of coaching within your school cannot be underestimated. Discover the full power of successful, effective coaching with this inspirational course.

£299 + VAT

Cognitive Development in Practice: Creating Thinking Schools

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This course provides real-world, practical ideas to help support schools in developing their ‘thinking learners’, giving ownership of that learning process back to the children, to improve outcomes from Early Years through to Year 6.

£265 + VAT

Concrete-Pictorial-Abstract: Supporting Understanding for All Pupils

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With the development of teaching for mastery in maths, the need for variation in approach and context has become a vital part of the learning process. Along with this comes the need for children to be supported in their understanding in a variety of ways. One of the most effective ways is through the use of the concrete-pictorial abstract approach.

£99 + VAT

Courageous Conversations for School Leaders

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Challenging conversations are a daily occurrence for school leaders. In this inspirational, practical course, you will be supporting in cultivating your communication skills to get the best outcomes from these all-important conversations.

£299 + VAT

Creating a Broad and Balanced Curriculum

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This exciting CPD course will support primary school leaders in designing and implementing a coherent, rich and varied curriculum that will benefit pupils of all ages.

£299 + VAT

Creating a Curriculum of Wonder: Irresistible Learning in Special Schools

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How do you maintain academic rigour, high expectations, pupil engagement AND meet the wider requirements of children with complex needs?  This interactive course will take you through the stages of curriculum design, all with a special needs focus.

£265+VAT

Creative Teaching of Grammar

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Does the subject of grammar make your staff get excited? Smile? Stare thoughtfully at their notepads? We’ve encountered all of the above, and have responded with this highly-engaging on-demand training session aimed at one key thing: to make grammar creative!

£99 + VAT

Creative Teaching of Punctuation

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Does the idea of teaching punctuation get your staff excited? Smile? Stare thoughtfully at their notepads? We’ve encountered all of the above, and have responded with this highly-engaging training session aimed at one key thing: to make punctuation fun!

£99 + VAT

Creative Teaching of Spelling

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Do spelling lessons get your staff excited? Smile? Stare thoughtfully at their notepads? We’ve encountered all of the above, and have responded with this highly-engaging training session aimed at one key thing: to make spelling fun!

£99 + VAT

Developing Outstanding Subject and Middle Leaders

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This informative and practical course will help you to understand, and make progress in, your role as a primary subject leader or middle leader.

£299 + VAT

Don’t Drown in the Deep Dive: What to Expect from the New Ofsted Inspection Framework

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Uncertainty can lead to fear, which is not a great place from which to make decisions. Let us help you navigate areas of uncertainty around the new ‘Deep Dive’ language and methodology. This course will help you can prepare straight-forward strategic actions to help you implement improvements where you need them.

£99 + VAT

Effective Performance Management for School Leaders

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Discover how to manage the performance of your staff in a positive way that will support the improvement of their day-to-day performance.

£299 + VAT

GPS Subject Leader Curriculum Support

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The new Ofsted Inspection Framework marks a significant shift in focus, shining a much brighter light on non-Core subjects. What does this mean for SPaG/GPS? This three-part on-demand series covers everything a GPS coordinator should know.

£150 + VAT

History Subject Leader Curriculum Support

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The new Ofsted Inspection Framework marks a significant shift in focus, but what does this mean for your school? This three-part on-demand series tells you everything you need to know about the Framework, from the perspective of history leadership.

£150 + VAT

Improving Phonics Provision in the Early Years

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Phonics is a key skill for children in learning to read, write and develop language. It is the precursor to actual reading and comprehension so it must be given the appropriate amount of attention in the early years. This five-part course will develop your schools understanding of early years phonics and explore different activities to support your children on their phonics journey.

£265 + VAT

Improving Wellbeing for Pupils and Teachers

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Resilience – something every pupil and member of staff needs if we are to make progress. Gain experience of practical, insightful and proven strategies to monitor, maintain and grow wellbeing for staff AND pupils in your school.

£265 + VAT

Inspired To Lead: National Leadership Programme

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The Inspired to Lead National Leadership Programme aims to create leaders at every level and is suitable for all primary senior and middle leaders and those aspiring to leadership positions.

£598 + VAT

Introduction to Supporting Learners with SEND

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As teachers, we will encounter learners with special needs in all sorts of different contexts and, of course, we will encounter a wide range of special needs. These may manifest themselves in lots of different ways and have lots of different causes. Although these needs can sometimes be seen as a barrier to learning, we must also recognise the strengths these learners often have. This course will provide the essential overview in order to identify, understand and make reasonable adjustments for these learners.

£265 + VAT

Languages Subject Leader Curriculum Support

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The new Ofsted Inspection Framework marks a significant shift in focus, but what does this mean for your school? This three-part on-demand series tells you everything you need to know about the Framework, from the perspective of Languages/MFL leadership. It will:

£150 + VAT

Mastery in Leadership

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Mastery in Leadership is a one-day CPD course for school leaders that focuses on the qualities of successful leadership. This cutting edge course draws on the latest thinking to inspire school leaders towards developing outstanding schools through reflective and visionary leadership.

£299 + VAT

Maths Subject Leader Curriculum Support

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The new Ofsted Inspection Framework marks a significant shift in focus, shining a much brighter light on non-Core subjects. What does this mean for maths? This three-part training covers everything a maths coordinator should know.

£150 + VAT

New to Deputy Headship

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This one-day course explores the key characteristics of a successful deputy head from the perspective of somebody who is new to the role. 

£299+VAT

Oracy in the Early Years and Beyond

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Children seem to be starting school with decreasing levels of oracy; and our focus on the written form for evidence can sometimes divert our attention from speaking and listening. This course shares several of our favourite approaches for oracy development in the Early Years, but the strategies need little adaptation to apply in the key stages too.

£99 + VAT

Outstanding Foundation Stage Practice

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Evaluate and improve your current Early Years provision.  

This course will give you a greater understanding of current expectations within the statutory EYFS framework, alongside successful strategies to enhance outdoor learning environments, improve parental engagement and, ultimately, ensure successful outcomes for all of your children. 

£265 + VAT

Outstanding SMSC Across the Primary Curriculum

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Outstanding SMSC Across the Primary Curriculum is a practical and thoughtful look at the curriculum requirements for SMSC and PSHE and ways to successfully achieve them.

£299 + VAT

PE Subject Leader Curriculum Support

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The new Ofsted Inspection Framework marks a significant shift in focus, but what does this mean for your school? This three-part on-demand series tells you everything you need to know about the Framework, from the perspective of PE leadership. It will:

£150 + VAT

Positive Approaches to Understanding and Supporting Learners with ADHD

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Many children go through phases when they are restless or inattentive; this doesn't necessarily mean they have ADHD. However, when short attention spans, constant fidgeting and acting impulsively become barriers to their education and their lives, this course will help find ways in which we can make effective and reasonable adjustments to support their education.

£99 + VAT

Positive Approaches to Understanding and Supporting Learners with ASD

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Autistic spectrum disorder affects both communication and behaviour. While diagnosis can happen at any stage in life, it is often referred to as a developmental disorder and can be the cause of some emotional immaturities for some learners. This course will explore this wide range of variations and identify ways of working with individuals to support their development as well-rounded learners.

£99 + VAT

Practical and Positive Ways to Support Learners with Dyscalculia

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Dyscalculia is not about intelligence, nor is it about having access to proper teaching. However, this condition does cause problems for learners, not just in school but in everyday life, where they need to use maths concepts. Children with dyscalculia will find mathematics difficult, puzzling and frustrating, and this course will provide plenty of practical ideas help support them.

£99 + VAT

Practical and Positive Ways to Support Learners with Dyslexia

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For one in twenty learners, dyslexia is likely to significantly impact on their progress in reading, writing, spelling and maybe even maths. However, there are many positive ways we can support learners and build on their strengths and this practical course will give you plenty of ideas and ways of working.

£99 + VAT

PSHE Subject Leader Curriculum Support

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The new Ofsted Inspection Framework marks a significant shift in focus, shining a much brighter light on non-Core subjects. It also has an increased emphasis on personal development, behaviour, character traits, and attitudes to learning. Furthermore, much of the subject has now become statutory. All of this puts PSHE at the heart of school development. This three-part on-demand series covers everything a PSHE coordinator should know.

£150 + VAT

Raising Attainment in Computing

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We live in a computer-based world. It is absolutely vital that our children understand how computers work, how to use them, and how to stay safe around them. This full-day training course will look at all aspects of the computer curriculum, as well as how to use technology to support and inspire learning across the curriculum.

£265 + VAT

Raising Attainment in Maths

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This powerful one-day maths CPD course explores how to ensure pupils can master skills, tackle progressively challenging problems and reason effectively. It includes a range of proven strategies and fun activities to improve outcomes in maths. 

£265 + VAT

Raising Attainment in Primary Art

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All children need the opportunity to be creative and express themselves. It allows children to think, investigate, explore all whilst developing skills and the confidence to be themselves. But how do we ensure that the skills and knowledge children need are taught in enough depth and that our curriculum is progressive?

£265 + VAT

Raising Attainment in Primary Geography

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Get an overview of the knowledge and skills that children need to become successful Geographers. This powerful one-day CPD course examines this key Foundation subject, demonstrating how to support all children to develop skills, knowledge, curiosity and a depth of understanding.

£265 + VAT

Raising Attainment in Primary History

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This fast-paced and practical one-day CPD course shares a vision of history that will engage and inspire primary children, but also set them up with the analytical and critical skills that are vital for modern life.

 

£265 + VAT

Raising Attainment in Primary Music

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Research has linked music education to improvements in working memory, language acquisition, spelling, concentration, effort, behaviour and wellbeing. But it is also an important subject in its own right, and it develops children’s “cultural capital”.

£265 + VAT

Raising Attainment in Primary R.E.

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Discover simple but effective strategies to support children’s R.E. work. This engaging, practical CPD course will help you to link your R.E. provision to current developments in curriculum design and develop your pupils' love of the subject.

£265 + VAT

Raising Attainment in PSHE

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The newly-statutory elements of PSHE come into force in September 2021, after being pushed back by Covid. How prepared is your school? How can you meet your legal obligations without diverting energy and focus from the other things that matter?

£265 + VAT

Raising Attainment in Reading

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Discover simple, effective ways to enhance children’s reading confidence and improve comprehension and word reading skills by attending this engaging and practical course. 

£265 + VAT

Raising the Achievement in Literacy and Numeracy in Special Schools

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Numeracy, literacy and communication skills will be essential for our learners’ development and wellbeing. We shall be looking at many evidence-led creative and multi-sensory approaches to teaching in these areas. We want all learners have access to a full and meaningful curriculum as far as possible and this course will explore how this can be done in our unique circumstances.  

 

£265 + VAT

Reading Subject Leader Curriculum Support

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The new Ofsted Inspection Framework marks a significant shift in focus, shining a much brighter light on non-Core subjects. What does this mean for reading? This three-part on-demand series covers everything a reading coordinator should know.

£150 + VAT

School Data Workshop: Getting the most from 'Analyse School Performance'

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Bring your ASP data with you to this practical one-day workshop. Learn the key terms and concepts in data analysis, understand your 'Analyse School Performance' platform and IDSR, and use your data to write evaluative comments for your SEF and School Improvement Plan.

£299 + VAT

School Development Planning

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Bring your School Development Plan along to this practical, informative workshop. We'll explore how to ensure that your SDP helps to drive school improvement and financial management on a day-to-day basis. You will leave this course with a strong understand of what makes an effective plan.

£299 + VAT

Science Subject Leader Curriculum Support

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The new Ofsted Inspection Framework marks a significant shift in focus, shining a much brighter light on non-Core subjects. This creates a real risk for science leaders: it lacks the status of the other core subjects, and it may now be left behind as schools work to improve their foundation subjects. This three-part on-demand series covers everything a science coordinator should know.

£150 + VAT

SEND in the Mainstream

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From Every Child Matters, to SEND-in-the-mainstream, to the current inspection framework; children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities have always been a high priority for schools. During this one-hour session, we will share the most successful SEND strategies we have implemented in mainstream schools.

£99 + VAT

Storytelling in Maths

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Storytelling in Maths recognises that many pupils struggle to effectively use vocabulary and language structures to explain and reason. This exciting, practical course will help you embed effective strategies for mathematical language acquisition to improve outcomes in maths as part of your daily teaching.

£265 + VAT

TAs as Leaders: Creating Leaders at Every Level

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The concept of 'leadership' has expanded massively in recent years. Ofsted's expectation now is that all staff should be able to understand and articulate ideas like vision, priorities and curriculum design, and this is true for teaching assistants as well as teachers. This course considers how TAs can develop leadership skills - and, crucially, what that means in practice.

£99 + VAT

Teaching in a Special Needs Setting: Communication in Complexity

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Teaching in a special school – or provision in mainstream – adds extra complexity to the job of teaching.  This short on-demand course will help you understand the skills required to successfully work with multiple external agencies, for the benefits of your pupils.

£99 + VAT

Teaching Relationship and Sex Education in Special Schools

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It is important to ensure that all learners have the language and the communication skills to tell us what is happening to them and recognise positive and negative relationships. Our learners need to be educated for their own protection. This is especially important when the learners we are working with are vulnerable and may find it more difficult to know whether situations they find themselves in are appropriate. 

£265 + VAT

Ten Uses of Drama to Enhance Learning across the Primary Curriculum

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Whether we want to raise achievement, develop self-esteem, build creativity, stretch and challenge, increase confidence or simply capture the interest of learners, drama can be a great tool to be used across the primary curriculum. Through role play, scenarios, and other drama games, learners will create memorable experiences, engage in talk and cooperative learning, use both the affective and the cognitive domains, discover hidden strengths, and thoroughly enjoy themselves. 

£265 + VAT

The Path to Success: Complex Needs and Engagement

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Children with complex needs start school with vary varied levels of oracy, numeracy and communication; and our focus on the written form for evidence can sometimes divert our attention from how we achieve engagement and progress. This on-demand course shares our Path to Success – and how it can have a positive impact on learning at your special school.

£99 + VAT

Wake up to Wellbeing! Morning Exercises for the Whole Primary Cohort

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Wake your body, wake your mind! A healthy body and a healthy approach to life can support adults AND children alike in improving wellbeing, personal awareness and health.

£99 + VAT

Wellbeing in Special Schools: Helping Adults Deal with Challenge

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Working in a special school, or provision within mainstream, often brings greater – and certainly more diverse – day to day experiences than you might expect.  Extreme behaviours, personal care & support, a wider range of adults and children to interact with, as well as emotional highs and lows of dealing with pupils who have complex needs. This short course considers the importance of wellbeing in a special education needs setting.

£99 + VAT

Writing Subject Leader Curriculum Support

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The new Ofsted Inspection Framework marks a significant shift in focus, shining a much brighter light on non-Core subjects. What does this mean for writing? This three-part on-demand series covers everything a writing coordinator should know.

£150 + VAT

Your School and the New Ofsted Inspection Framework

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This course explores what the new Ofsted inspection framework could mean for your school and for your curriculum.

£299 + VAT

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