Working in partnership with the Department for Education, Bath Spa University and the Sigma Teaching School Alliance

The future of Teacher Training

The current lockdown due to the Covid-19 outbreak has made us all think about our how our lives have changed. With schools largely closed, many families have been getting to grips with homeschooling using various video conferencing platforms and curriculum -based...

Developing a plan for Regional TSST

Welcome to the new website for Southwest TSST. As of September this year TSST has been subdivided into regions with Poole Grammar School leading the way for the Southwest of England. Here at Poole our rationale is very much the same as before – namely retraining...

Supplementing the supply of Maths teachers

We’ve recently received very good news with the backing of fully paid internships in our region for Maths and Physics undergraduates. This course, led by Josh Brown, will build on our network of courses and hopefully produce a few budding teachers. The interns will...

Train, Retrain & Retain

Our Secondary Maths and Core Maths programmes have got off to a successful start with 30 percent of our twilight programme completed already. Our participants have very much enjoyed our blended approach to assessment this year with past and practice papers to work on...