The Pearson Teaching Awards

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“And the winner is……” – article in Teach Primary

  Read the article online at Teachwire here, or download the article Teach Primary Teaching Awards.

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Straight to the top of the class! Winners of the ‘Oscars of the teaching world’ announced

The UK’s teaching elite have been honoured for their inspirational work within the classroom. Eleven outstanding individuals received the highest accolade of the teaching profession at the Pearson Teaching Awards, which celebrates excellence and commitment to the profession. BBC presenter, Naga Munchetty hosted hosting the annual event alongside broadcaster, Sean Fletcher. A host of celebrity […]

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Free copy of Teach Primary available to teachers

Follow this link to download a free copy of Teach Primary magazine:

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2017 Silver Award winners at the House of Commons

On Thursday 13th July, the 2017 Pearson Silver Award winners and their guests attended a tea at the House of Commons to celebrate their achievement, hosted by Alok Sharma, Housing Minister and MP for Reading West, and sponsored by Leadership Matters. Alok Sharma said: “I have been delighted to sponsor the Pearson Teaching Awards in Parliament […]

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Send your teacher a ‘Thank You’ card – for free!

It’s almost the end of the school year!  If you’re thinking of sending your teacher a thank you card, why not let us do it for you? It’s quick and easy to do. Anyone can send one; children, students, parents, grandparents and colleagues can all say thank you. You can send a card to a […]

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Highly Commended 2017

Congratulations to the following people who have been Highly Commended in the 2017 Pearson Teaching Awards.   The Award for FE Lecturer of the Year Mr Robert Stewart, City of Bristol College Sports Department, Leeds City College Ms Annie Ashton, Macclesfield College   The Award for Teaching Assistant of the Year Ms Ronnie Menin, Queen […]

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We are delighted to announce the 2017 Pearson Teaching Awards Silver Winners in the following categories: The Award for Outstanding New Teacher of the Year Mr Nathan Keeble, Aberdare Community School, Aberdare Mr Michael Grant, New Rickstones Academy, Witham, Essex Ms Laura McCloskey, Sperrin College, Magherafelt, Co. Londonderry Ms Nicol Winfield, Wyndham Primary Academy, Derby, […]

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2017 Pearson Teaching Award Silver Winners announced 

Today, Thank a Teacher Day, 56 Pearson Teaching Awards Silver winners will celebrate their success. Selected from thousands of nominations, these outstanding local heroes of education will be presented with their prestigious Silver Pearson Teaching Awards in schools and colleges across England, Ireland and Wales. See the list of winners here. Congratulations to all the Silver winners, and […]

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Michael Morpurgo becomes President of Teaching Awards Trust

The Teaching Awards Trust today welcomes celebrated author and former Children’s laureate Michael Morpurgo as its new President.  Mr Morpurgo will support the charity’s mission to celebrate excellence in education through the annual Pearson Teaching Awards and the Thank a Teacher Campaign. Morpurgo says “Becoming an inspirational teacher is a serious, admirable commitment.  And memorable, […]

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Watch Britain’s Classroom Heroes 2016

The Teaching Awards culminate in a grand finale Awards Ceremony held in London every year.  The ceremony is filmed and broadcast by the BBC as Britain’s Classroom Heroes.  Each year celebrities join us to present Awards that honour exceptional teaching professionals from across the UK. Watch the BBC2 broadcast of the UK Pearson Teaching Awards ceremony […]

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Countdown to Thank A Teacher day, 16th June 2017

On Friday 16th June, Thank a Teacher Day 2017, the Pearson Teaching Awards will announce Silver Winners in schools across the UK. The awards were founded in 1998 by Lord Puttnam to recognise the significant impact of inspirational teachers on the lives of the young people they teach. Following thousands of nominations, tens of celebrations […]

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