Teacher Training and Education

Government and Official Sources

  • Standards and Testing Agency is an executive agency of the DfE with responsibility for the development and delivery of statutory assessment through to the end of Key Stage 2.


  • Kidscape works UK-wide to provide individuals and organisations with practical skills and resources necessary to keep children safe from harm.
  • Schools Out specialise in resources for teachers to teach LGBT history and equality as well as combating homophobic bullying in schools.

Special Educational Needs

  • British Dyslexia Association is a national organisation representing over 2 million people with dyslexia. The website has information for teachers, details of publications and events.
  • National Autistic Society contains information, materials and resources for those interested in autism and autistic spectrum disorders.

 Lifelong Learning

  • BBC Skillswise is the literacy and numeracy site from the BBC which contains a large amount of teaching and learning materials.
  • Learning and Work Institute is an independent policy and research organisation dedicated to lifelong learning, full employment and inclusion.

Educational Research

  • Digital Education Resource Archive is a digital archive of all official documents in the areas of education, training, children and families, produced by the Institute of Education.

Professional Organisations