Assure the quality of your CPD!
Better quality teacher CPD leads to better outcomes. Make sure you're offering the best available with the practical advice and resources in this helpful guide. Find out what's inside >
"This is a comprehensive overview that provides an evidence-based approach to whole school or MAT CPD. IRIS Connect are quickly becoming one of our 'go to' providers of high-quality research and learning development resources in all of our schools." - John
Investing in teacher CPD in general is unlikely to dramatically impact school improvement nor provide value for money. School leaders and teachers, like yourself, must make informed decisions to invest in professional development that is tailored to schools and teachers’ needs and is evidence-based, ensuring money is well spent. But where do you start?
This guide aims to help you feel confident when faced with investigating external providers, by helping you to know what effective CPD looks like, how to quality assure the professional development on offer and measure the impact it has on your learners, staff and school.
This guide includes:
“Who assures the quality of professional development?
How do we ensure that professional development itself is informed by the best evidence and not by the stuff that actually doesn’t work?”
Daniel Mujis, Head of Research, Ofsted