WF Challenge sourced training programmes and direct school to school support programmes to accelerate the progress towards our aims. 

Teaching and Learning programmes

  • RI to Good / Good to Outstanding Teaching and Learning programmes available to all schools (ITP/OTP)
  • Assertiveness in the classroom – A training programme for staff to develop the assertive skills that support success in the classroom
  • Every Child, All The Time Learning – Developing staff ability to understand and improve learning by understanding the emotional experiences from students at various stages of the learning journey.

Leadership development programmes

The Challenge will fund the delivery of the NPQML programme with a place available for each school for 2 years (from September 2016). Schools requiring further places will be charged accordingly. 

Accelerated Young Teachers Programme

A programme designed to accelerate the development of young teachers from across WF Challenge to ensure they are operating at a Good / Outstanding level in terms of Teaching and Learning and student outcomes by the end of their 2nd year of teaching.

Excel (including programming) skills development

Excel skills training (including programming) for all schools (data manager or other identified staff) as part of an accelerated programme to support bespoke in house performance analysis.