Teaching schools give successful schools like Maiden Erlegh an important role in the training and professional development of new teachers and qualified staff as well as contributing to the raising of standards through school-to-school support and Continuing Professional and Leadership Development. Maiden Erlegh School is a National Teaching School designated by the National College for Teaching & Leadership.
The Berkshire Teaching School (Berkshire TSA) is a teaching school based at Maiden Erlegh School, however we provide teacher training and development at various schools in the Berkshire area.
The teaching school remit covers:
Initial Teacher Training (ITT)
School To School Support (STSS)
Berkshire TSA participates in the the Schools Direct Programme of school-led training. We work with the University of Reading to deliver training and offer salaried and unsalaried routes.