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Alpha Teaching School Hub

Where excellence connects

The Alpha Teaching School Hub is the main training and development co-ordinator for schools across Tendring, Ipswich, Colchester, and Babergh. It forms part of a new national network of 87 Teaching School Hubs: school-led centres of excellence   dedicated to supporting teachers throughout their teaching career.


Alpha Teaching School Hub is a collaborative network, working in partnership with schools, teacher training providers, local authorities, other Specialist hubs and Research Schools. 

ATSH plays a significant role in the delivery of:
  • Initial Teacher Training

  • The Early Career Framework (ECF)

  •  Appropriate Body Commissioning

  • Developing Middle and Senior Leaders using National Professional Qualifications.

  • Wider Continued Professional Development


Our Training Programmes

Teacher and Pupil
Early Careers Framework
Young Teacher Lecturing
Teacher Training
Networking Event
Training Events
Teacher and Pupil
Appropriate Body
What people say about Early Career Framework

The facilitator was fantastic. She pitched the tone and relevance of her material at exactly the right level and left us feeling a real sense of contentment and motivation when returning to school the following day. 


Joe McCourt (Early Career Teacher) – St Benedict's Catholic College

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