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A partnership of schools & colleges developing world class, evidence-informed professional learning, with the power to raise attainment, reduce inequality, and transform your organisation

Professional Learning Culture

There is huge pressure on schools and colleges to improve the quality of teaching and create better learning outcomes for young people. Research shows that the most effective way to achieve these goals, while also improving staff morale and engagement, is through high quality professional development. However, while this is easy to accept it is very hard to implement.

The Teacher Development Trust Network has been created to support organisations that are facing up to these challenges. It is a collaborative partnership of schools and colleges focused on innovation and improvement through highly effective and evidence-based staff professional development and learning. Our members shape and develop our work and are committed to the principle of peer-to-peer support.

What our schools say

Network Lesson Study

Comprehensive tools and support to implement a world-leading system of joint Practice Development

CPD Quality Peer Audit

A peer audit against our CPD Quality Framework with Bronze,Silver and Gold award for excellent practice & policies

Peer-to-peer Support & Conferences

Connect with like-minded schools to share and develop outstanding practice

Research access

Gain full text access to over 1800 educational research journals to ensure you stay at the cutting edge

CPD Audit Tool

Research Portal

Annual Conference 2015