The Improving Teacher Programme (ITP)


This programme is open to all NQTs and teachers who want to improve their teaching practice.  In addition, it supports our Trust-wide approach to Teaching and Learning..


The programme:

  • provides a higher level understanding of teaching and improves learning for their pupils using DR ICE
  • improves standards in the classroom and school
  • provides students with the best possible learning experience
  • builds confidence of staff to adopt a positive “can do” attitude


All Facilitators are OLEVI trained.


Newly, recently qualified teachers and teachers wishing to develop their practice.

Time commitment

The programme is facilitated over a 10 week period and consists of two full days, 6 x 1/2 day sessions, plus 3 sessions of in-school practice where peer planning and observation can take place.


Free to CAT schools

£300 for two delegates from one school.  Prices for additional delegates available upon request


The Polesworth School and Higham Lane School

Further information on dates and times on this course can be found here.