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Professional Development and Leadership

We all know the importance of continuous professional development. It helps you stay on top of your A-game and enables you, as a teacher, to grow and succeed. Like with any career journey, professional development helps you stand out and climb the ladder faster.

We offer a range of professional development courses to help you take your career further and find the support and skills needed to make the most of your teaching role and develop the effective leadership skills vital for boosting pupil and staff morale and creating a positive and encouraging teaching and learning environment.

Our courses

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Improving schools through effective leadership

This short online taster course provides an introduction to the principles that define effective leadership in education.

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Coventry University offers PHD pathways suitable to those wishing to pursue their academic studies in education.

Develop your staff

Upskill your staff wuth NITE's teacher training courses.

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Further information

Find out more about the National Institute of Teaching and Education.