Towards a Royal College of Teachers
As part of the discussion about the creation of a Royal College of Teaching as an independent professional voice for teachers in England a collection of think pieces has been ...
The Council for Subject Associations
Welcome to the CfSA website
Do you know there is a subject association for you?
Would you like to:
- be up to date in your subject?
- be part of your subject community?
- pursue your own learning?
- have access to dedicated sources of information?
For more information about the subject association members and associate members of CfSA and the services they offer, please click on the Membership section.
If you would like to learn more about the Council for Subject Associations, or indeed subject associations in general please see About Us
Reform of the National Curriculum in England
At a meeting of associations held on 9 April 2013 a clear consensus emerged that if the Government's proposals were implemented as they stand it would be detrimental forEnglish education. This is a curriculum appropriate for the past and not for the present or the future. It is not a curriculum that our children deserve.
Subsequently the Council responded to the Government consultation that closed on 8 August 2013. The response can be downloaded by following the link under 'Latest News' (top right).
The Design and Technology Association
Established in 1989, the Design and Technology Association is the recognised national subject association for D&T educators. Our aim is to inspire, develop and support excellence in design and technology education for all. We have over 6,000 members across all education sectors and provide a wide range of teaching resources, school workshops, curriculum support, CPD and representation in education developments at government level.
In addition to publishing specialist D&T magazines, books and an international research journal, producing an annual conference and running projects, we have over 20 active regional branches across England so our members can meet, network and keep fully up-to-date with developments in D&T education.