Other great lockdown resources

Contact EdSupportUk using their website or telephone helpline: the UK charity dedicated to supporting the mental health and wellbeing of education staff in schools, colleges and universities.

Browse this fantastic list of free online CPD: videos, courses, blogs, all curated by our very own Kathryn Morgan.

A selection of free videos as schools return

In response to schools transitioning back from remote learning, TDT is releasing some of our member-only content for the duration of this period, absolutely free.

Cat Scutt & Brent Philipsen – Online CPD

11-Apr-2020: Online PD experts Brent Philpsen (Vrije University, Brussels) and Cat Scutt (Chartered College of Teaching) explored how we support teachers with online professional development.

Read the accompanying notes

Karen Giles – Leadership Wellbeing

9-Jul-2020: Karen Giles, headteacher of Barham School & an NLE, explored how to find time for ourselves as leaders, especially during the pandemic.

Read the accompanying notes

Christian van Nieuwerburgh – Coaching online

7-Apr-2020: Author and international speaker, Christian van Nieuwerbugh, joined us to present ideas on coaching staff online.

Read the accompanying

David Weston & Cat Scutt – Planning online CPD

7-Jan-2021: TDT CEO, David Weston and Cat Scutt from the Chartered College of Teaching discuss planning online CPD for your staff: learning lessons from the past 10 months.

Read the accompanying notes

Mal Krishnasamy & David Weston – Team Communication during Lockdown

20-Jan-2021: Mal CPD Director, Mal Krishnasamy joins David Weston to discuss ‘Leading for effective communication during hybrid teaching: Bridging the gap between in-person and online teamwork’.

Read the accompanying notes

Sinéad Mc Brearty & Ben Parnell – Leading for Morale and Resilience

26-Jan-2021: Education Support UK CEO, Sinéad Mc Brearty and Greenshaw Learning Trust Regional Director, Ben Parnell explore ‘Leading for morale and resilience: Maintaining team and individual wellbeing’.

Read the accompanying notes

Tom Sherrington – Re-establishing pedagogical norms

27-May-2020: Author and expert Tom Sherrington explored core principles for restarting teaching in September.

Read the accompanying notes

More videos coming soon

TDT Network members can click here for the video archive of all previous #CPDConnectUps. Find out more about membership.

Get notified when more free #CPDConnectUp videos or events are live

What is #CPDConnectUp like?

Here’s some images and testimonials from previous events.