Improving Teacher Effectiveness

A whole-school model

  • A practical model to enhance teacher effectiveness in your school

  • Tools to develop a meaningful appraisal process

  • Focus on developing strong mental models of practice over observation hoop-jumping

Information on speakers coming soon.


Ensure that your lesson observation protocols marry up to your management and whole-school reporting systems whilst supporting and enhancing your school culture.

Steps to successfully enhance teacher effectiveness:

Identify why lesson grading does not work

Explore alternative models to gauge teacher effectiveness

Develop an internal system that enhances effectiveness whilst reducing anxiety

Embed a formative approach to teacher development that moves away from high-stakes observation, to coaching, instructional feedback and peer observation.


Move beyond lesson grades and the idea of progress within a lessons, to look at a defensible model of teacher effectiveness and how we can take this whole-school.