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Fri 09 Sep '16
Georgina Newton adds to the Grammar School Debate

Last night (8th September) Secondary Senior Teaching Fellow Georgina Newton added to the debate on Grammar Schools on several local BBC radio stations. To hear an example of Georgina's thoughts you can listen to the BBC Radio Oxford Drivetime programme for the 8th September at 1h25. Other examples are on other local BBC drivetime shows for yesterday between 16.00-17.30.

Fri 15 Jul '16
CPE wins Outstanding Team Award

CPE has won the Outstanding Team Award at this year's University of Warwick Staff Awards!

The Awards website says: "Initial teacher education teams were judged outstanding in all aspects by OFSTED in November 2015; the highest grade in the OFSTED inspection framework. The team trained over 400 new teachers mainly working in local schools and 100% of trainees made a good or outstanding contribution to pupil progress in the final placements. The teams also achieved 96% overall satisfaction in the PTES 2015 survey; amongst the highest in the University and the biggest improvement since 2014. The team will also be leading on the Erasmus + project, to develop Teacher Education policy in the EU with Universities in Holland, Sweden and Austria."

You can read more about the Awards here: