Published on 15/09/20
Through our Inspiration Trust National Teaching School, we play a role in improving educational standards more widely across the East of England and beyond.
Developed from our outstanding secondary school, Hethersett Academy, the teaching school offers:
- Expert school-to-school support
- An exciting professional programme featuring nationally renowned speakers and experts and leadership development programmes
- Initial teaching training (through our innovative SCITT programme)
The Inspiration Teaching School Alliance includes regional partner schools including Bedford Free School, Cottenham Primary School, and Cottenham Village College, as well as the academies within the Inspiration Trust across Norfolk and north Suffolk.
Meet the Teaching School Team
Inspiration Teacher Training's SCITT programme is led by Carmel Greene, Director of Initial Teacher Training.
We have a team of subject specialists and leaders working on our continuing professional development (CPD) offer and have particular expertise in curriculum development and the effective implementation of a knowledge-rich curriculum approach. We have also developed considerable expertise in leading inclusive schools, whilst maintaining a strong focus on educational standards.
Dame Rachel de Souza, our Chief Executive, provides advice and guidance, together with the alliance's partner organisations.