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Pupil Premium

Interviews with headteachers from schools that have won the Pupil Premium award.


These case studies look at three Pupil Premium award-winning schools. We interviewed the headteachers to find out how they make the most effective use of the money and how they won the award.

  • Smith’s Wood Primary Academy
  • St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School
  • Kingsway Infants School (coming soon)


High Impact Lesson Observation

E-Qualitas’ approach to effective lesson observation


In this interview with Peter McGregor of e-Qualitas, Peter discusses his approach to effective lesson observation and feedback based on his extensive experience.

Peter and the team at e-Qualitas have are made up of subject experts, Ofsted and ISI inspectors, and have 20 years experience of working with schools across the UK. The core of what they do is improving teaching and learning.

The resource includes a transcript of the video, as well as guidance and templates to help you get the most from lesson observation.

Observing for Impact

Training materials aligned to the Ofsted Inspection Handbook


A comprehensive guide to lesson observation that ensures all leaders understand its purpose and practice. 

These training materials are fully aligned with Ofsted observation practice and provide full support for policy decisions needed under the  Performance Management and Capability arrangements.

The resource includes guidance and resources that:

  • are ready for use for staff training
  • are practical and enable you to define your own bespoke school approach
  • engage leaders and teachers with the purpose and practice of lesson observation

Supporting Special Educational Needs and Disabilities

In these filmed presentations, Beth Elkins, personal support manager at Cambridge Regional College, talks about how to support students with special educational needs in mainstream education.

Disability Awareness Training



Visual Impairment