The Pearson Teaching Awards

Celebrating transformational teaching

Gold Winners


2018 Awards Souvenir Programme

AT the 2018 UK Ceremony we celebrated 71 Pearson Teaching Award winners from across the UK. Selected from many thousands of nominations, each one of them has already received the honour of a Silver Teaching Award and 13 went on to win a prestigious Gold Plato. What made this night even more special is that we were celebrating 20 […]

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Countdown to the UK ceremony!

On Sunday 21st October we’ll be celebrating 20 years of transformational teaching as the Pearson Teaching Awards UK Ceremony 2018 takes place at The Brewery, London. It’s an opportunity for us to celebrate all our 2018 Silver Award winners, as well as the wider profession. Our hosts for the evening are journalist and presenter of Wild Escapes and Countryfile, Anita […]

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Celebrating our Silver winners at the UK ceremony

We’re excited to be on the countdown to the Pearson Teaching Awards UK Ceremony 2018! Which of our Silver winners will win Gold on Sunday? Read the finalists’ amazing stories here: And to remind yourself of the Silver Winners in each category, click here.

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Local teachers honoured in national celebration of teaching

2018 Pearson Teaching Award Winners announced

CLICK HERE TO SEE THE 2018 SILVER WINNERS LIST June 22nd, 2018 Today, on ‘Thank A Teacher Day’, as the national Teaching Awards marks its 20th year of celebrating excellence in education, 65 Silver Pearson Teaching Awards Winners will be announced across the country. Following thousands of nominations, these special celebrations will take place in […]

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2018 – 20 years of the Teaching Awards

Can you believe it’s been 20 years?! 2018 marks the 20th anniversary of the Teaching Awards. The Awards were set up in 1998 by Lord David Puttnam to recognise and celebrate excellence in education. Since then we have announced a lot of winners, and awarded a lot of trophies! Read more about our twenty years here. To celebrate […]

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Michael Morpurgo books and play giveaway

To celebrate 20 fantastic years of the Pearson Teaching Awards, we are giving away 20 signed copies of Flamingo Boy, the new book from our President Michael Morpurgo, and 10 pairs of tickets to his award-winning play War Horse especially for you to win! Just Thank a Teacher before 9th March and your name will […]

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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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A class act! Outstanding teaching awarded national honours

Tonight, thirteen UK teachers and schools have been honoured for their inspirational work and remarkable achievements during a dazzling awards ceremony at The Brewery, London. The glamorous celebration saw the exceptional winners receive the highest accolade of the teaching profession, across categories such as ‘Headteacher of the Year in a Primary School’, ‘Excellence in Special […]

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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 2018 Silver Pearson Teaching Awards Winners in the following categories:   The Award for Excellence in Special Needs Education Ms Bethany Barnsley, Devonshire Infant and Junior Academies, Smethwick, West Midlands Mrs Dawn Broom, Fir Vale School Academy Trust, Sheffield, South Yorkshire Ms Aimee Jackson, Henshaws Specialist College, Harrogate, North […]

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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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