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Bloomsbuty books for teachers 30% off! (only for November 2019)

by Lina Iordanaki -

This month only, enjoy 30% off a fantastic range of books by expert authors including Ross Morrison McGill (aka Teacher Toolkit), Sue Cowley, Lee Elliot Major, Steve Higgins and many others. Filled with practical tips, advice and evidence-based ideas, these books provide the essential toolkit for becoming the best teacher you can be. See what's on offer on Bloomsbury website. (a great book featured in the list is: What Works by Lee Elliot Major)

National Evaluation - NPQ Participant Survey

by Gopal Sharma -

National Evaluation - NPQ Participant Survey

The Sampling Point A (SPA) Participant Survey for the National Evaluation of the reformed NPQs was launched last month.

This survey is for participants who commence an NPQ in the 17/18 academic year.

So far CFE Research, have received over 500 responses, so a big thank you to all that have submitted their contributions!

 

Survey linkhttps://survey.euro.confirmit.com/wix/p1864009077.aspx?P=36&TRN=

Teacher Reference Number Guidance >

If you have any questions about this survey, please do not hesitate to contact:

Peter Howe, Senior Research Executive, CFE Research at peter.howe@cfe.org.uk or on 0116 229 3300 or at www.cfe.org.uk

TEACHER REFERENCE NUMBER (TRN) - Information for NPQ participants

by Gopal Sharma -

TEACHER REFERENCE NUMBER (TRN)
Information for NPQ participants


The Teacher Reference Number (TRN) is a unique reference number. If you have a TRN or are eligible to be assigned one:

  • Your NPQ provider will need your TRN for their records
  • You will also need your TRN when you complete evaluation surveys for DfE

Please use the guidance below if you are undertaking an NPQ and:

  • You know you have a TRN but are unsure / want to check what it is, or
  • Do not currently have a TRN and are working as a teacher / leader in England or living in England but not in a teaching / leadership role at present.

I HAVE A TRN, BUT I’VE FORGOTTEN IT / WANT TO CHECK IT

  • If you don’t know your TRN or want to check your TRN, you can contact the Teacher Qualifications helpdesk by:
    • phone on 0207 593 5394. Please state that you are undertaking a National Professional Qualification and require a clarification of your TRN.
    • email at qts.enquiries@education.gov.uk. Please put the phrase ‘Undertaking an NPQ and require TRN clarification’ in the subject line.
    • in either case you’ll need to provide any three of the following information types to have your TRN released to you:
      • Full name
      • Date of birth
      • National insurance number
      • Your email address

The establishment where you undertook your initial teacher training

I DO NOT HAVE A TRN, I AM WORKING / LIVING IN ENGLAND AND ON AN NPQ PROGRAMME

  • If you know that you do not have a TRN, then please email the Teacher Qualifications helpdesk (qts.enquiries@education.gov.uk). Please put the phrase ‘Undertaking an NPQ and require TRN clarification’ in the subject line, state that you do not have a TRN and require one to be issued, and provide the following details:
    • Your full name
    • Your date of birth
    • An attached copy of one of the following forms of identification:
      • Passport
      • Driving license (full or provisional)
      • Certificate of residence
      • Birth certificate
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