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Fostering expertise and growth with The Teacher Development Trust

Governing Matters
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NGA’s deputy chief executive, Sam Henson, spoke with the Teacher Development Trust’s co-CEOs David Weston and Gareth Conyard in this Governing Matters article.

TDT is a UK charity that was founded in 2012 to help schools become places where teachers can thrive professionally. David and Gareth discussed TDT’s work supporting the profession – and their thoughts on what needs to change.

This article explores:

  • TDT'S mission to help schools prioritise professional development
  • the link between teacher development and good governance
  • how to embrace a development culture
  • the changes needed to sustain the sector

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