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World-leading programme design in Kenya

Our work in Kenya, part of the UK government Department for International Development (DFID) Girls' Education Challenge, has been identified as one of the most effective GEC Step Change projects in the world.   

Accelerate: supporting early career teachers

Education Development Trust and Chartered College of Teaching are launching Accelerate, a new and innovative programme of sustained expert support to early career teachers. Accelerate will provide new teachers with the tools to succeed: ...  

How to make school partnerships work

Education Development Trust's expert consultants, Andrew Rixon and Joe Hallgarten, were invited by TES to share their thoughts on making school partnerships work.  

Ilse Howling appointed Chair of Trustees

Education Development Trust is delighted to announce the appointment of Ilse Howling as Chair of the Board of Trustees. Ilse comes to Education Development Trust having been Chair of the Board of Trustees at Unicef UK, former chief executive at ...  

Sharing the secrets of Vietnam’s success

On 4 July, Director of Research Tony McAleavy and Research Officer Rachael Fitzpatrick presented the findings of our latest research report, Promising practice: government schools in Vietnam, alongside IIEP-UNESCO in Paris.  

Vietnam: uncovering the secrets to its success

Education Development Trust has partnered with the Vietnam Institute of Educational Sciences to investigate what lies behind Vietnam's learning success: Promising practice: government schools in Vietnam. The report's authors, Tony McAleavy Director ...  

National Academy for Educational Leadership (NAEL), Wales

Education Development Trust was delighted to see the launch of Wales' National Academy for Educational Leadership (NAEL) having worked alongside the Welsh Government and shadow board on establishing the institution since December 2016.  

How schools are better together

At Education Development Trust, peer review and school-to-school collaboration are the tenets of school improvement. Here, superhead Marie-Claire Bretherton – headteacher of Mount Street Academy, Regional Director for CfBT Schools Trust and ...  

Leave no girl behind

Susy Ndaruhutse, Head of Education Reform at Education Development Trust, attended a reception to highlight the importance of ensuring 12 years of quality education and learning for all as part of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting on 19 ...  

Putting peer review to the test

Training is underway for some 450 schools who have signed up for our Schools Partnership Programme. This latest cohort is part of an Education Endowment Foundation-funded evaluation of the Schools Partnership Programme – one of the largest ...