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Developing Quality Together



Coming soon ITT programme starting September 2016
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Applications for Teacher Training posts for 2017/18 available online from September 2016.  See our ITT page for more details.

Professional Learning

Below are some of our upcoming Professional Learning Opportunities.

Our Alliance

We aim to transform learning for children and adults through joint practice development.

Professional Learning Courses, Events and Opportunities

Below are some of our upcoming Professional Learning Opportunities from our Professional Learning page.


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Full Membership

Full membership of our alliance is for those schools and settings that will be regularly working together to support each other’s professional learning. Typically these schools will be geographically close to Cambridge although there are exceptions where we are building regular opportunities for collaborative learning.
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Associate Membership

This level of membership is for schools and settings that would like to be kept informed of key events. Associate membership will entitle colleagues from those schools and settings to attend events at the alliance rate.
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Individual Membership

This facility is designed to encourage individuals to join our alliance. This could be for colleagues who are currently not working within a school or setting or who may have an advisory role. Individual membership would also allow discounted attendance at events.
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Latest News

Creative thinking during the Peer-to-Peer sessions

Creative thinking during the Peer-to-Peer sessions

Cambridge Early Years Teaching School’s 13 trainees have been participating in Peer-to-Peer sessions. During the Maths & Expressive Art and Design session one of the trainee’s shared her skill of Irish dancing, incorporating this into how one might teach maths to the Early Years through movement. Certainly, a creative energizer and really good...
ITT – a successful beginning!

ITT – a successful beginning!

This half-term, Cambridge Early Years teaching school welcomed our first cohort of 13 trainee teachers. During the Autumn term, our trainees are placed in our ‘Good/Outstanding’ Cambridgeshire Nursery settings and in the Spring term they will work within KS1 settings. On Thursdays and Fridays, our trainees participate in a rigorous academic programme, which is taught here in Cambridge and at CREC in Birmingham....