Tes Develop

Subject knowledge

A package of over 40 online courses covering literacy for primary and secondary, and core secondary subject areas, including subject specific SEND.

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Subject knowledge

Improve the subject knowledge of your teachers

Our subject knowledge for teaching package offers up to 150 hours of online learning across secondary core subjects and courses focused on developing literacy skills – including how to teach phonics to early years and primary level pupils and how to teach writing and reading to secondary level students.

Our content is accompanied by subject specific SEND courses that examine key challenges for specific subjects, for example, how an English teacher plans a lesson to include appropriate tasks for dyslexic students.

 

What's included in this package?

44 hours of learning

Literacy

A collection of courses for early years and primary covering phonics and strategies to support SEN and EAL pupils with phonics.

For secondary schools, our courses look at critical aspects to help your staff plan for literacy and develop strategies for teaching students with low literacy levels. Courses also look at the role of grammar in the English classroom and how the development of speaking and listening skills contributes to good practice in the teaching of literacy.

Suitable for:

  • Teaching assistants, newly qualified teachers and early career teachers
  • UK schools, British Schools Overseas and international schools following a dual curriculum which includes IB or English national curriculum
  • Early years, primary and secondary
12 hours of learning

Subject specific SEND

A collection of courses for supporting specific learning needs within specific subjects, for example an English teacher teaching a dyslexic student or drama teacher teaching a student with aspergers.

Suitable for:

  • Teaching assistants, newly qualified teachers, early career teachers and Sendcos
  • UK schools, British Schools Overseas and international schools
  • Secondary
34 – 43 hours of learning (per subject)

Core secondary subjects

Covering biology, chemistry, English language and literature, geography, maths and physics, these courses will furnish teachers with the subject knowledge they need for teaching various elements of a subject's curriculum.

Suitable for:

  • Newly qualified teachers and early career teachers
  • UK schools, British Schools Overseas and international schools following a dual curriculum which includes IB or English national curriculum
  • Secondary

Online whole-school CPD

Through our online platform Tes Develop, your staff will have access to a wide range of CPD, hosted on a purpose built online learning environment that makes it easy to access and manage staff development and training across your school.

Subscribing to the Tes Develop subject knowledge package will give all of your staff unlimited access to all the courses within the package and any new ones added during the year. 

Study plans allow you to assign mandatory training to your teachers and they can also search the library of courses and choose their own. Certificates are generated for every completed course, providing your staff with evidence of their learning.

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Get in touch

Want to find out more about the courses included in the Tes Develop subject knowledge package or book a demo of our platform? Fill in our short enquiry form and we'll be in touch. Alternatively, call us on 01926 436 212.

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