Teaching Excellence

In education, research has shown that teaching quality and school leadership are the most important factors in raising student achievement. For teachers to be as effective as possible, they need to continually expand their knowledge and skills to implement the best educational practices. The Teaching Excellence Programme will help teachers learn so that they are able to better their performance and raise student achievement.

Who is it for?

The Teaching Excellence Programme is for teachers at any stage in their career, with a strong interest in teaching and learning, who are committed to ‘raising the bar’ and want to consolidate and invigorate their classroom practice.

What are the benefits?

The Teaching Excellence Programme is designed to develop personal leadership attributes and a commitment to improving own competence in teaching and learning.

The three sessions focus on practical techniques that can easily be transferred to different classroom contexts and which encourage all students to make progress. Content includes planning for outstanding progress, challenge and engagement, differentiation, assessment, questioning and a final session will focus on coaching for outstanding, using coaching and mentoring to work with colleagues to develop professional practice.

Dates, Time and Venue:

This course consists of 3 sessions which will take place as follows:

Session 1 – w/c 08/10/18
Session 2 – w/c 17/12/18
Session 3 – w/c 11/02/19

All sessions will take place from 4.15pm to 6pm at Queen Elizabeth’s Grammar School, Horncastle, LN9 5AD


£60 per session or 3 twilight credits
*Attendees must attend all three sessions