School of Education

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  • Working with UK schools

    Our consultancy and CPD work is research-informed and designed to facilitate the development of best practice in schools, from NQT training to working with leaders and senior management.

  • Consultancy

    Our consultancy is informed by our research and experience in developing practitioners and researchers who aim to be agents of change, improving educational practice for future generations.

    Our main strands of consultancy include:

    • Teaching and learning
    • Leadership development
    • Early years
    • Assessment and achievement
    • Inspection and self-evaluation
    • Monitoring and evaluation
    • Supporting newly qualified teachers
  • Bespoke programmes

    We offer a huge range of flexible, tailor-made programmes, designed by experts using research informed practice and awareness of current educational trends.  

    CECD staff have decades of experience in providing Continuing Professional Development (CPD) and training for teachers and educational professionals. At CECD we tailor the content of our CPD provision to meet the specific needs of educational practitioners and schools, allowing teachers to develop best practice that is innovative, critical, cohesive and forward-thinking, while encouraging retention and the development of in-school expertise. Our programmes cover a variety of subjects, each led by our world-class experts.

  • Pathways and progression

    We offer flexible study routes, from undergraduate to specially designed programmes for qualified teachers, enabling you to develop specialist knowledge and professional skills that will improve your practice and advance your career.

    CECD staff have decades of experience in providing Continuing Professional Development (CPD) and training for teachers and educational professionals. Our approach allows teachers to develop best practice that is innovative, critical, cohesive and forward-thinking, while encouraging retention and the development of in-school expertise

    We also offer the opportunity to transfer CPD experiences into academic credit that can be used towards the completion of one of our accredited postgraduate qualifications.

  • Contact us

    Centre for Educational Consultancy and Development

    CECD Administration:
    Maria Meacham
    +44 (0)1865 488511
    education-cecd@brookes.ac.uk

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