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 ...
Proposed College of Teaching
Download a Press Release from the Prince's Teaching Institute here. Don't believe all you read in the papers or recent utterances from M.Gove!
Manifesto for the Creative Economy
NESTA's manifesto has implications for the curriculum amongst a range of policy recommendations. You can download a copy at http://www.nesta.org.uk/home1/assets/features/a_manifesto_for_the_creative_economy
Membership survey analysis 2012
In October 2012 the CfSA undertook a membership survey to find out how well subject associations are coping in the current educational and economic climate, and to establish what changes ...
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.
Click this LINK to read the full response.
Association for Science Education (ASE)
The ASE is the largest subject association in the UK. The membership includes teachers, technicians, trainee teachers, tutors and lecturers in further and higher education, advisors, inspectors and consultants as well as representatives from industry and science organisations. The Association promotes excellence in science teaching and learning and provides a UK-wide network for individuals and organisations to share good ideas, meet the challenges in science teaching, develop resources and foster high quality continuing professional development.
The ASE also provides a comprehensive range of support for teachers and technicians in helping to enrich and enhance science teaching and learning. Its Annual and Area Conferences and regional meetings provide excellent opportunities to hear top class speakers and share ideas with other teachers and educators in science.