Recent In-School CPD Feedback

Tailored In-School AQA GCSE Art & Design Teacher Session: Monday 09 May 2022

‘ Just to say thank you for the training day today. I’ve completed the evaluation form, but also wanted to add how enjoyable and useful we found the session thanks to the course leaders’s lovely approach. She made sure all our ideas and concerns were heard, as well as providing us with new insights and understanding.’

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New: Vision of Mentoring Excellence Conference (9068)

London | Thursday 23 June 2022

The changing landscape of new teacher development is bringing about a whole new set of questions, challenges and opportunities regarding new teacher development, new approaches to mentoring, an exciting time for taking on the opportunities, and relooking at ECT development from new perspectives, innovations and ambitions.

The conference is aimed for all senior leaders who are involved in new teacher development, mentoring new teachers, recruiting and retaining teachers. It brings together renowned, leading experts in the field.

For further details, click here

New: Sixth Form Leadership Conference (9061)

London | Friday 24 June 2022

Our 16th Annual Sixth Form Leadership Conference which focuses on the latest key issues, new directions and important priorities currently in sixth forms. This conference is packed full of practical strategies and approaches across 12 high impact sessions and promises to be an informative, valuable and stimulating day for leaders in sixth forms in schools, sixth form colleges and further education colleges.

You will hear from top performing sixth forms, leading Educational Experts, HMI inspectors and leading educational theorists from the Education Policy Institute.

For further details, click here

Previous Conference Review

Conference Review

We are delighted with the success of the Aspiring to Senior Leadership Conference that took place in London in January. The Conference was well attended, and, as the first –face-to-face Conference of the term, we were very pleased to be welcoming many delegates.

The Speakers were all amazing, well received, we received 100% positive evaluatons including comments such as ‘Consistently highly engaging Keynote speakers with great content’. And another: ‘All speakers were excellent, engaging, approachable, thought provoking!  Venue + organisation excellent!’

“Very engaging conferences, with thought provoking speakers provided by Keynote.”

Oakes Park High School – January 2022

“Overall, absolutely great, really interesting to hear the different types of leader and the importance of team. The conference was inspiring and practical, though provoking, useful and has defintely provided tool to use immediately at school”

King James Academy – January 2022

“Excellent with expert speakers, best conference i’ve had with interactive opportunities keeping the listeners completely engaged.”

Ripley St.Thomas – January 2022

Teacher Courses

We offer a wide variety of engaging and valuable teacher courses across 21 different curriculum areas. These one-day courses cover a range of professional development focusses from aspiring to head of faculty to teaching for the first time, there is something for everyone.

“Thoroughly enjoyed it, as im returning to teaching a-level, sharing fresh ideas and having a day where i can focus soley on my subject was so worthwhile. i feel i now have a better understanding of the course requirements”

Merchant Tarlors Girls School – January 2022

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“Fast and furious with energy – great style of presenting. coherent and relevant information provided by the speakers on the day, so good to get ideas and be inspired afresh.”

New Hall School – January 2022

“Good help for exam work, excellent presentation stalls that were really engaging and informative for best practice.”

JCOSS – January 2022

Most Popular Courses

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Teaching the new 2024 BTEC L1/L2 Tech Award: Dance Approach

London | Friday 24 June 2022

Teaching AQA A Level Sociology for the First Time

London | Tues 21 June 2022

Creating Outstanding Compositions for A Level Music

London | Tues 21 June 2022

Leading An Outstanding Languages Department

London | Fri 24 June 2022

Featured New Courses

Practical Day – AQA GCSE Science for ECTs and teachers in their first years

Henry Cort College, Portsmouth | Thursday 16 June 2022

Aspiring to Leadership in Physical Education

London | Monday 20 June 2022

Leading an Outstanding Physical Education Department

London | Tuesday 21 June 2022

Outstanding GCSE Dance teaching to raise attainment

London | Tues 29 June 2022

The course is designed around the ‘Working Scientifically’ assessment objectives and will provide ECTs and those in their early years of teaching with the skills to support students to apply practical knowledge to key exam questions.

This course is designed to explore the role of Head of Department as a physical education teacher. Delegates will have the opportunity to consider their own values in physical education, and map how these values can support the construction of a vibrant and contemporary curriculum.

This new course is designed for those looking to further enhance their teaching approaches to become expert Dance teachers both in the studio and in the classroom to optimize the experience and the results of all your students

The course focuses on excellent teaching approaches, methods, resources, and techniques to help teachers raise attainments in students of all abilities by improving student confidence, knowledge and a stronger understanding of what examiners are looking for.

Teacher and Student In-Schools

Sessions are tailored and bespoke covering a range of subject areas including English, Maths, Science, Languages, PE, Humanities and Performing and Creative Arts, and focus on your own school priorities or adapted from any of our existing courses. Each session can be tailored in length to suit and are available during term time, at key assessment points, holidays and weekends. Sessions can even be split over a number of days or be separated into different ability levels over the course of the day.

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“All speakers were excellent, engaging, approachable and thought provoking – the content was very relateable with many useful tipes and strategies to help build a team and share vision.”

North Kent Technology College – January 2022

“The day was relevant and informative. The speakers were positive, engaging and creative.”

The Moat School – January 2022

“Really helpful, eye opneing and stragegic. Really made me think and reflect on my team and how to improve as a teacher. Lots to engage in and loads of food for thought.”

Henry Court – January 2022

Exam Marking Services

  • We provide Impartial and unbiased marking and feedback from our team of expert examiners.
  • We can highlight of individual and cohort area for improvement.
  • We help to relieve the burden of marking
  • We provide moderation of marking to really help staff understand the standards and objectives.
  • Give your school a chance of improving grades whilst easing staff workload.
  • We can write in-house exam papers which are bespoke to your school.

If you are interested any of these services, please do get in touch to discuss.

We are hiring.

We are seeking committed and experienced practitioners who are dedicated to developing their own professional development and that of others. Please see our course leader opportunities for further information – click here 

The course was delivered with excellent clarity and provided detailed knowledge providing useful tactics and strategies to improve student performance.

It was inspiring! Brilliant focus on the expectations of the examiner and on the kind of detailed knowledge that raises grades.

Excellent subject knowledge and dynamic discussions coupled with fantastic resources.