Teaching School

The Elmridge Teaching School offers Initial Teacher Training and further leadership and developing training opportunities for teachers.

Relationships are at the very centre of our ‘Give, Gain, Grow’ Teaching School Alliance. These relationships, with schools and school-based colleagues, ensure a school-led approach to teacher training and development which is both successful and collaborative. Our teaching school partners play a key role in sustaining the role and reach of the Teaching School Alliance.

Our Teaching School works in collaboration with the Greater Manchester Learning Partnership which  has been set up to improve outcomes for children and young people by bringing together the work of key educational partners across Greater Manchester.

The Teaching School is also at the heart of our growing multi-academy trust, The Dunham Trust. Our Trust provides opportunities for training and development to take place across many different schools and a wide support network.

We ensure high quality across all of our initiatives and ensure that all our activity is reviewed and shapes future projects, in order to continually improve the delivery of our activities.

Teaching Schools have an important role to play in a school-led system and school improvement. Our Teaching School prioritises: