We can support a wide range of your school improvement professional development priorities. This support includes both courses and tailored CPD consultancies. Our recent courses have included:

  • Building the Primary Curriculum
  • Assessing Without Levels
  • The New Ofsted Framework – Intent, Implementation and Impact
  • Evaluating and Securing Visible Progress
  • Mastery and Depth
  • Making Book Scrutiny Meaningful
  • Academisation – Understanding the Opportunities
  • Cluster Headteacher and senior leader well-being and resilience programmes
  • Developing Middle Leaders
  • Empowering Learners to Raise Achievement for All
  • Securing and Deepening Learning in Reading
  • Courageous Conversations
  • Grammar, Punctuation and Spelling

Our courses are highly evaluated:

“I am leaving feeling empowered . . . this has moved my thinking on immensely.” Headteacher

“Very, very inspiring! Great speaker who was very interesting to listen to. Very informative, lots to take back to school.” Headteacher

In addition to courses, we also offer bespoke school or cluster CPD opportunities. These include:

  • middle leadership development – effective phase and subject leadership
  • personal effectiveness and well-being for senior leaders
  • headteacher and senior leadership team coaching
  • mastery and depth
  • effective assessment
  • meaningful work scrutiny
  • school self-evaluation and development planning review and development
  • cluster Headteacher and senior leader well-being and resilience programmes
  • improving learning, improving teaching
  • curriculum design and development
  • effective judgements of teaching over time, including observation and feedback
  • joint practice development, including research lesson study, coaching and mentoring

These professional development opportunities can be arranged as individual consultancies for a school or cluster or as longer term development programmes. If there’s an aspect of CPD you would like support with, then please contact us. For further details, contact Nigel Battey at nigel.battey@pfsi.org.uk

Working with headteachers, governors and senior leaders to make your school a better place to learn and work