Member Blog


Member Blog


   27th January 2020

How can we equip trainee teachers with ‘awareness’ to support Looked After Children?

Dr Sarah Alix is Programme Director at North Essex Teacher Training


   25th November 2019

How can greater educational ‘cultural capital’ impact on trainee teachers?

Treena Philpotts is Director of Nottinghamshire Torch SCITT, winners of the NASBTT Innovative Practice of the Year Award 2019

   11th November 2019

Wellbeing and the benefits of SCITT buy-in from current and prospective partnership schools

Sally Price, Central Trainer, Wellbeing Coach and Youth and Adult Mental Health First Aid Instructor, Oxfordshire Teacher Training

   30th September 2019

Embedding SEND in ITT provision

Nicky Hepworth, Programme Manager for Basingstoke Alliance SCITT and Assistant Headteacher at Dove House School Academy

17th July 2019

“Nayamba showed me what really matters”: lessons learned in Zambia training visit

Dawn Chapman, Primary Programme Lead for ITT Exeter Consortium and Exeter Teaching School Alliance

8th July 2019

ITT Insights from the Netherlands

Sarah Hand of Two Mile Ash Initial Teacher Training Partnership

24th June 2019

Resilience, reflection and perspective

Mike Simmons of the National Foreast Teaching School and Secondary Programme Lead for the John Taylor SCITT

3rd June 2019

Creating the right culture with your trainees

James Coleman of Anton Andover Alliance

13th May 2019

Launch of ‘The talking teachers’ podcast

Lorna Good of Poole High School
and Joe Burkmar of Wessex Schools Training Partnership

1st April 2019

A lifelong learning model: underpinned by mentoring and coaching framework

Nicky Hepworth of Basingstoke SCITT Alliance

25th March 2019

Practical tips for reducing ITE staff workload

Niall Dosad of SCITTELS (SCITT in East London Schools)

18th March 2019

Workload: is ITE an afterthought?

Niall Dosad of SCITTELS (SCITT in East London Schools

11th March 2019

Reducing workload around planning: a strategic response to trainee drop-outs

Juliet Pearce of Hampshire LEARN SCITT Partnership

4th March 2019

Responding to the rise in complex mental health issues?

Michael Longstaff of Durham SCITT

25th February 2019

Supporting trainees with their mental health: are we doing enough?

Pearl Gibson of Essex Teacher Training

11th February 2019

Workload: finding the balance

Carrie McMillan of South West Teacher Training

16th January 2019

Why don’t people want to train to teach?

Victoria Lickley of the HART of Yorkshire SCITT

19th December 2018

Streamlining ITT workload: walking the lesson planning tightrope

Nikki Benjamin of the Deepings SCITT

12th December 2018

Germinate and grow: creating the conditions for effective mentoring

Mike Simmons of the National Forest Teaching School and John Taylor SCITT

30th November 2018

Our journey to evidence-based and outstanding training

Lianne Allison of The South Downs SCITT