Teacher training

The application window for our highly successful School Direct training courses is now open.

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St Bede's Teaching School Alliance currently runs a new MA programme in conjunction with Newcastle University. The MA programme has a strong focus upon Professional Learning both in and for the Workplace.

Research and development

Research and Development is an important part of the work we do at St Bede’s. We are committed to being at the cutting edge of teaching and learning strategies and enhancing our pedagogy through trialling new ideas. 

Supporting other schools

The St Bede’s Teaching School Alliance is a group of schools who know that sharing and working together to improve outcomes for children in our schools is a fulfilling and effective way of ensuring that no child and no school gets left behind.

Identifying and developing leadership

Improving leadership is the single most important determinant for school improvement. Through the work of the Alliance we hope to develop current leaders and develop leadership potential.

Specialist leaders of education

Specialist Leaders of Education are outstanding middle and senior leaders. They have at least 2 years’ leadership experience in a particular specialism.