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.
The National Health Education Group (NHEG)
The National Health Education Group believes that young people deserve good health education. We are an organisation for professionals dedicated to the wellbeing of children and young people.
We do this by: promoting PSHE; informing, influencing and implementing national and local policy; providing personal and professional development opportunities and support to our members and colleagues.
The group consists of 9 regional groups who each elect representatives to the Regional Representatives National Group. This group meets regularly with, and has representation on, a wide variety of national organisations including DCSF, Drug Education Forum, Sex Education Forum, PSHE Association. News and developments are cascaded back to all members.
· meet regionally to share ideas, discuss concerns and identify and deliver professional development
· receive email updates on health education issues for young people and practitioners
· have access to website and key contacts within the organisation
· receive a discount on the annual conference which is held in March each year