2023 Ceremony

In 2023 TV presenter Gaby Roslin hosted the prestigious awards ceremony at The Brewery, London. Alongside founder of The Teaching Awards Trust Lord David Puttnam, Damian Hinds MP and BBC The One Show’s Jo Vaughan-Jones, the evening was a celebration of remarkable teachers, teaching assistants and education staff from across the UK.

Read about the fantastic work each of our 2023 Gold Winners continue to do for their communities.

2022 Ceremony

In 2022 TV journalist and presenter Sean Fletcher hosted the prestigious Awards at The Brewery, London. Alongside Jo Vaughan-Jones of BBC The One show and Nick Gibb MP, they helped us share the stories of the remarkable teaching heroes within the UK.

Read about the fantastic work each of our 2022 Gold Winners continue to do for their teaching communities.

2021 Ceremony

On 28th November 2021, after a fantastic week-long feature on The One Show in which some of our Gold winners were revealed, we enjoyed a wonderful celebration awards ceremony at the Brewery in London.

Our remaining Gold Winners were announced, and the education community were able to celebrate their achievements.

2019 Ceremony

In 2019, the ceremony took place at the Roundhouse in Camden, and was hosted by Sean Fletcher, a regular sports presenter on Good Morning Britain and Countryfile presenter, alongside co-host Tina Daheley, well known as a newsreader on the Radio 2 Breakfast Show and a regular presenter on Newsbeat. A host of celebrities also presented awards, including Trevor Nelson, Cressida Cowell, Max Whitlock, Konnie Huq and Charlotte Ritchie.

The ceremony was broadcast on BBC2 as Britain’s Classroom Heroes. Get a feeling of the event by watching the full 2019 broadcast below.



2018 Ceremony

On Sunday 20th October we celebrated 21 years of transformational teaching as the Pearson National Teaching Awards UK Ceremony 2018 took place at The Roundhouse, London. It was an opportunity for us to celebrate all our 2019 Silver Award winners, as well as the wider profession.

The ceremony was broadcast as Britain’s Classroom Heroes on BBC2.

Our hosts for the evening were journalist and presenter of Wild Escapes and Countryfile, Anita Rani and journalist, radio and TV presenter Sean Fletcher, who helped tell the stories of some inspirational teachers as we honoured the whole profession.

2017 Ceremony

On Sunday 22nd October 2017, 56 Pearson Teaching Awards Silver winners and their guests attended a glittering awards ceremony at The East Wintergarden, London, where the winners of the prestigious Gold Plato Awards were revealed. The ceremony, hosted by BBC Breakfast presenter Naga Munchetty with Countryfile’s Sean Fletcher, was broadcast on BBC TWO as Britain’s Classroom Heroes to honour exceptional teaching professionals from across the UK.

Get a feel for the evening by looking through our ceremony pictures and reading more about the 2017 Gold Plato winners.

2016 Ceremony

Watch the 2016 broadcast of the UK Pearson Teaching Awards ceremony held at the London Guildhall and broadcast on October 30th 2016. The host was Hugh Dennis.