What is a teaching school?

Teaching schools are part of the government’s drive to give schools more freedom and to enable schools to take increasing responsibility for managing the education system. The vision for teaching schools is to have established a network of around that will drive significant improvement in the quality of professional practice, improving the attainment of every child.

Teaching schools give outstanding schools a leading role in the training and professional development for all staff as well as contributing to the raising of standards through school to school support.

"Teaching schools give outstanding schools

a leading role

in the training and professional development for all staff"