State school partnerships - sharing teaching resources and experience

Partner: Local state school teachers and PGCE undergraduates
Partner type: Community Group
Project category: Academic

Teachers at St Swithun’s undertake the following:

  • contribute to research and teacher CPD at the Maths and Science Centre in Southampton
  • share sciences resources on TES website
  • provide mentoring for PGCE undergraduates from Winchester University

  • audit and construct the RE curricula and best practice across the county as a member of the Hampshire SACRE

  • fellowship of the Royal Society of Arts, widening access to philosophy in state schools which includes running workshops for all the primary schools in the Kings' School pyramid and staff at Kings' School
  • act as an educator for the Holocaust Educational Trust, undertaking both outreach programmes in state schools and taking groups of students to Auschwitz 

Aims of the project

To create partnerships with colleagues in local state schools and locally based PGCE students in order to share resources and experience 

Frequency and duration

This is an ongoing activity