Pearson National Teaching Awards

Celebrating transformational teaching

2019 AWARDS

Thank you to everyone who has entered a colleague for the 2019 awards, entries have now closed.

Next steps are:

  • All entries are shortlisted by our expert judging panel.
  • Judges shortlisting period: March – April 2019
  • Schools notified of finalists: late April 2019
  • Judges visit schools: April – May 2019
  • All schools who have submitted a quality entry but have not been shortlisted by our judging panel will receive a certificate of excellence and a handwritten letter from our president Michael Morpurgo
  • Silver winners announced (Celebrations take place at schools and FE colleges across the country): June 2019
  • House of Commons Silver winners celebration tea: 11thJuly 2019
  • Teaching Awards UK ceremony: October 2019

2019 categories are:

The Award for Digital Innovator of the Year, supported by Google

The Award for Excellence in Special Needs Education

The Award for FE Lecturer of the Year

The Award for FE Team of the Year

The Award for Headteacher of the Year in a Primary School

The Award for Headteacher of the Year in a Secondary School, supported by the Chartered College of Teaching

The Award for Lifetime Achievement

The Award for Outstanding New Teacher of the Year

The Award for Primary School of the Year – making a difference, supported by Future First

The Award for Secondary School of the Year – making a difference, supported by Future First

The Award for Teacher of the Year in a Primary School

The Award for Teacher of the Year in a Secondary School, supported by SSAT

The Award for Teaching Assistant of the Year