CPD Provision: moving beyond the pandemic

The pandemic has changed the landscape for CPD providers forever. Put that on top of budget pressures, policy and accountability change, and there are big challenges for anyone providing training, consultancy and conferences for teachers and school leaders. David...
Further falls in CPD Spending: 5 things to know

Further falls in CPD Spending: 5 things to know

Today (18th November, 2020) sees the publication of SchoolDash’s new analysis of patterns of school professional development expenditure, in collaboration with the Teacher Development Trust. Headline findings include these 5 key points: In 2019, reported...
What do teachers need to know?

What do teachers need to know?

A guest post for TDT by Pete Foster (@CurricTeamLead), Assistant Headteacher at Bridgwater College Academy, based on his series of blogs. If you could improve one aspect of your knowledge as a teacher, what would it be?  I’m guessing, given current...
Leading Teaching Across Trusts: 4 Key Ideas

Leading Teaching Across Trusts: 4 Key Ideas

David Weston, TDT’s CEO, reflects on key principles for Trust leaders when thinking about leading for effective teaching quality and collaboration across their schools. Leading great teaching across a trust is a series of puzzles: How do we create a shared...
Announcing our newest Expert Adviser: Kathryn Morgan

Announcing our newest Expert Adviser: Kathryn Morgan

The Teacher Development Trust is delighted to announce that Kathryn Morgan (@KLMorgan_2) has joined us as our new Expert Adviser. In this blog, she shares some reflections on why the leadership of professional learning is so vital for education. My new role as Expert...