Teacher Interest

Association for Language Learning
ALL is now the major subject association for those involved in teaching modern foreign languages (MFL) at all levels and in all languages.

Association for Science Education
ASE promotes, supports and develops science education from primary through to tertiary levels.

Association of Teachers of Mathematics
ATM encourages the development of mathematics education such that it is more closely related to the needs of the learner.

Class Resource
Class Resource provides teachers resource packs with a high audio and video resource content on DVD with an emphasis on African dance and geography.

Design and Technology Association
DATA is the recognised professional association which represents all those involved in design and technology education.

Education City
A web based resource with fun, interactive educational games.

Espresso Education
The UK's leading educational broadband content company.

Every Child Matters
The Government's aim is for every child, whatever their background or their circumstances, to have the support they need to be healthy, stay safe, enjoy and achieve, make a positive contribution and achieve economic well-being.

Free Past Papers
The web's most comprehensive collection of completely free KS1/KS2/KS3 QCA SATs past papers. Also includes previous Mental Maths listening tests in MP3 and all freely available QCA Yr3/Yr4/Yr5 and Yr7 optional SATs papers for anyone to download.

Geographical Association
The GA is highly respected as one of the leading subject teaching associations and regularly consulted on a wide range of issues concerning geography in education.

Historical Association
The 'Voice for History', bringing together and representing people who share an interest in history, aiming to further the study, teaching and enjoyment of history at all levels.

Ice Breaker Games
Great ideas for ice breaker games for school children, students, employees or guests .

Inclusion
A catalogue of resources to support individual learning needs for teaching professionals, parents, carers and learners. Resources include publications, software, equipment and online information.

Interactive Whiteboard Resources
This site is a rapidly growing bank of free to use tools and resources created for teachers who are teaching with an interactive whiteboard. All the resources have been contributed freely by their creators and may be used freely within educational establishments.

Making Spaces for Children
A guide to space planning and room layout. Valuable guidance resource on how to maximize any childcare space.

Mathematical Association
Supports mathematics in education, offering conferences, activities, periodicals and publications on the subject of mathematics.

Mathletics
A web based maths game where your child can play maths games against children around the world.

NAACE
The National Association of Advisors for Computers in Education is for those who are concerned with inspection, advice, support, training and development of the use of ICT in education.

National Association for Primary Education
NAPE has a huge membership which includes parents, teachers, school governors, inspectors, education officers and entire school communities. It plays an active part in discussions concerning children up to the age of 13 at national, regional and local levels.

National Association for the Teaching of English
NATE is the UK subject teacher association for all aspects of English from pre-school to university.

National Centre for Excellence in the Teaching of Maths
The aims of the NCETM are to raise levels of achievement in maths, and to increase appreciation of the power and wonder of maths, across the school, sixth form college and further education system.

Oxfam Education
Oxfam Education offers a huge range of ideas, resources and support for developing the global dimension in the classroom and the whole school.

Oxford Owl
A free website built to help you with your child's reading. You'll find age-specific reading tips, book recommendations, and lots of fun ideas to really bring your child's reading to life, including over 100 free eBooks.

Polka Theatre
The UK's first theatre venue dedicated exclusively to children, producing a range of shows, organising workshops and festivals, and bringing in the best theatre for young people from around the UK and beyond.

Primary Leap
An online educational website that provides high quality resources for parents, teachers and tutors.

SAM Learning
The most popular online subscription service for GCSE and SATs in English secondary schools.

Show My Homework
A free resource that makes it easy for teachers to post homework questions, upload worksheets and set deadlines and helps parents keep track of their child's homework.

Storybud
Enjoy childrens stories from around the world. Especially designed with the accessible needs of visually impaired users, with stories in text, audio and combined text/audio versions.

TeacherHit
Teaching jobs in Europe.

TES iBoard
A purpose built library of visual dynamic and interactive resources for Early Years, KS1 and KS2 for a variety of subjects.

Time for Citizenship
A free primary school resource that allows you to submit school projects and entries for the Art Gallery (termly prizes) as well as building up a very valuable resource for all schools to share.

ZigZag Education
Educational classroom resources for schools and colleges .

Exam Boards

AQA
The Assessment and Qualifications Alliance, formerly the Associated Examining Board (AEB) and the Northern Examinations and Assessment Board (NEAB).

Cambridge Assessment
Europe's largest assessment agency, incorporates three exam boards (OCR, CIE, ESOL) and it is a department of the University of Cambridge.

CCEA
The Northern Ireland Council for the Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment.

CIE
Cambridge International Examinations.

Edexcel
Edexcel was formed by the merger of BTEC, the leading provider of vocational qualifications, and ULEAC, one of the major GCSE and GCE examining bodies.

International Baccalaureate Organisation
Internationally recognised qualifications, from this non-profit educational foundation based in Geneva, Switzerland.

OCR
Oxford Cambridge and RSA Examinations, formerly including the University of Cambridge Local Examinations Syndicate (UCLES).

QCA
The Qualifications and Curriculum Authority.

WJEC
The Welsh Joint Education Committee.

Education Links

Advisory Centre for Education
On the ACE web site, you will find news and information specifically for parents, school governors and teachers.

Becta
The British Educational Communications and Technology agency is the Government's lead agency on the use of ICT in education, playing a crucial role in maximising the benefits to all teachers and learners that using ICT can bring.

Department for Education
The Department for Education was formed in May 2010 and is responsible for education and children's services.

Learn.co.uk
From The Guardian with a simple mission: to support teachers and promote success, with lessons to support the national curriculum, resources for learners and a unique range of online events.

Learning Alive
The successor to EduWeb, this is an exciting new online service from RM that brings together a wider range of resources for teachers and pupils.

National Curriculum Online
The government's definitive curriculum site for teachers. This site links every National Curriculum programme of study requirement to high-quality, relevant teaching resources.

National Grid for Learning
A growing collection of resources that support education and lifelong learning. Whether you are learning, supporting, teaching or managing you will find resources here helpful.

Ofsted
The Office for Standards in Education, where you can read school inspection reports and find information about the organisation and the inspection process.

NCPTA
National Confederation of Parent Teacher Associations is a registered charity promoting home school links and providing advice and support for PTAs.

Parent Governor Representatives
Guidance on the role of a Parent Governor Representative under new local authority structures.

The Standards Site
On-line services for teachers in England, helping raise standards of achievement in schools, managed by the Standards and Effectiveness Unit (SEU) of the DfES.

Teacher Net
The education site for teachers and school managers.

Times Educational Supplement
The TES is the UK's foremost weekly publication for education, covering the world of primary, secondary and further education.

Unions

ATL
The Association of Teachers and Lecturers, with the latest news and information on current issues.

National Association of Head Teachers
The NAHT has provided over a century of dedicated support to its members and speaks with authority and strength on educational issues covering primary, secondary and special school sectors.

NUT Online
The National Union of Teachers.

NASUWT Online
NASUWT is one of the largest teachers' unions and has members in all sectors of education and represents teachers in all roles including heads and deputies.

Professional Association of Teachers
PAT is the independent trade union and professional association for the whole team - teachers, head teachers, lecturers, education support staff and childcare/early years professionals.

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