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Latest stories from the world of education in Bradford

Tech takeaways helping Bradford schools rise to the COVID challenge

Posted on: 2020-12-29

Pupils and teachers in schools across Bradford have been learning new technology skills during the COVID crisis Read more

Looking for your first teaching job in 2021?

Posted on: 2020-12-29

Get job hunting tips plus advice on application and interviews. Launch Your Career in Bradford - city of teaching research and innovation. Read more

Bradford leads digital discussion for tomorrow’s teachers

Posted on: 2020-12-24

Nearly 100 students from Leeds Trinity University have taken part in a virtual workshop designed to showcase the benefits of a teaching career in Bradford Read more

Developing the digital classroom in Bradford

Posted on: 2020-12-07

Teachers in Bradford have been keeping themselves at the forefront of remote learning thanks to a series of training programmes Read more

From classroom support to leader of lessons

Posted on: 2020-11-30

When the headship of her school changed one year into her first job as a Teaching Assistant (TA), Wahida Parveen had no idea it would be the first step on the road to becoming a fully qualified teacher Read more

Bradford-based supermarket thanks teachers with discount for Christmas

Posted on: 2020-11-28

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Destination classroom: Train to teach in Bradford

Posted on: 2020-11-27

Join us for our series of webinars and view the online recruitment fair to help you get into teaching Read more

School maths tutoring adds up for Bradford students

Posted on: 2020-11-22

An army of students from the University of Bradford have been recruited to provide personal tutoring to Year 11 maths pupils impacted by COVID-19 study disruption. Read more

Job satisfaction and silverware for new teacher Neill

Posted on: 2020-11-13

Read about a Bradford teacher who scooped a prestigious ‘Newcomer of the Year’ award Read more

Website window into the Dixons way

Posted on: 2020-11-02

A nationally-recognised ‘exemplar’ schools Trust in Bradford is shining a light on the secrets of its success via video sharing platform YouTube. Read more

Ruby strikes gold with top community award

Posted on: 2020-10-26

A teacher at one of Bradford’s most community-focused schools has been recognised for her extraordinary commitment to volunteering. Read more

New approach to teacher support drives award-winning transformation

Posted on: 2020-10-26

Overhauling the traditional role of Teaching Assistant (TA) has helped a Bradford primary school to scale the OFSTED assessment ladder and catapulted it to awards success. Read more

Mitigating the mental health impacts of COVID-19

Posted on: 2020-10-23

A ground breaking development programme designed to help schools to support SEMH of pupils amid the COVID-19 pandemic has kicked off this month Read more

Want to Showcase Your School for New Recruits?

Posted on: 2020-10-15

Sign up to the Bradford Virtual Bus Tours Read more

Inspire others to Teach in Bradford

Posted on: 2020-10-14

Be a face in our 20/21 campaign to recruit the best talent into teaching in our city. Read more

Virtual Celebration to Recognise Achievements

Posted on: 2020-09-20

The Bradford Schools Awards, postponed from March, are back – bigger and better online Thursday 24 September Read more

More Applications to City’s Teaching Jobs

Posted on: 2020-09-11

In 2020, Bradford schools received more applications for teaching jobs than they had the previous year, in a possible sign that the city is becoming more attractive to new teachers. That’s the finding from the annual evaluation report from Bradford for Teaching. Read more

Globetrotting teacher puts down roots in Bradford

Posted on: 2020-09-10

After 12 years teaching and training teachers internationally, 35-year-old Antonia O’Sullivan decided to fulfil a life-long ambition and return to the UK to train as a primary school teacher. Read more

Thank You!

Posted on: 2020-07-17

At the end of an extraordinary school year, time to reflect. And say thank you. Read more

Mind the gap: Education in COVID-19 world

Posted on: 2020-06-26

Over 100 teachers and school leaders logged on to a special Bradford for Teaching webinar on 24th June looking at how schools can identify and address the education gap caused by the national Coronavirus lockdown. Read more

Introducing the Early Career Framework webinar

Posted on: 2020-06-19

Watch for our webinar to catch up with latest ECF developments and hear from the providers ready to support you this autumn. Read more

Tech to teaching for career changer Will

Posted on: 2020-05-29

Read Will Morris's story, who starts as an NQT at Bradford’s Horton Park Primary in September. Read more

Covid challenge brings out the best at inner city primary school

Posted on: 2020-05-22

Read how a primary school in one of Bradford’s most deprived areas has thrived amid the chaos of the coronavirus lockdown. Read more

Early Career Framework: Free Webinars 17 & 18 June

Posted on: 2020-05-21

Are you a school leader with responsibility for NQTs? Are you ready to implement the new Early Career Framework in September? Register now for a free Bradford Teaching School Hub webinar to catch up. Read more


Posted on: 2020-03-26

Here in Bradford, we asked some of our local children and young people what makes their teacher special to them. Read more

Destination classroom

Posted on: 2020-03-24

Becoming a teacher in Bradford has never been easier, thanks to the wide variety of different training routes now available in the city. Read more

Will you go down to the woods today?

Posted on: 2020-03-18

Increasing numbers of Bradford classrooms will be expanding out into the woodlands thanks to a major Government investment in outdoor education. Read more

Tempted by teaching at a career crossroads

Posted on: 2020-03-17

We’ve spoken to two Bradford teachers who embarked on very different career paths before eventually finding their vocation in education. Read more

Early Career Professional Development

Posted on: 2020-03-02

opt-in and upcoming events Read more

Early Career Maths and Physics teachers in Bradford can claim retention payments

Posted on: 2020-02-19

Check to see if you’re eligible for a £2000 special payment Read more

Meet the Teacher - Emma

Posted on: 2020-02-18

"A good teacher is someone who champions the children they’re working with, finding the best in everyone." Read why Emma decided to become a teacher. Read more

City’s key role in national schools improvement drive

Posted on: 2020-02-14

Schools in Bradford are amongst the first in the country to take part in a new national initiative designed to build on the success of school-led improvement. Read more

Do you have what it takes to be a ‘Research Champion’?

Posted on: 2020-02-10

The search is on for a talented team of teachers to help put Bradford at the cutting edge of evidence-based learning. Read more

Chartered College of Teaching Membership

Posted on: 2020-02-05

Bradford for Teaching has formed a special partnership with the Chartered College, to support the professional teaching community in our city. Full membership fees discounted. Read more

A helping hand for Newly Qualified Teachers

Posted on: 2020-01-31

Newly Qualified Teachers in Bradford are to be among the first in the country to benefit from an ambitious new national professional development initiative. Read more

This is why we teach. Join us.

Posted on: 2020-01-24

There are lots of great opportunities to join us in Bradford - a city where you can really make a difference as a teacher. Read more

Be inspired in bradford

What's your story?

Inspire us so we can inspire others about Bradford. Send us stories of inspiration, innovation and success from your school. Maybe it's something you’re doing or someone who makes an exceptional contribution. We’ll use the best ideas to report stories from Bradford schools to publish here and on our networks. Send us your story >>

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