Funding from the General Teaching Council for Wales (GTCW) to help teachers develop their knowledge and skills has had a positive impact in the classroom. Outcomes for pupils are generally higher in schools where headteachers place a high value on professional development.
The Welsh Assembly Government should:
- produce or commission materials to support the development of teachers’ project evaluation skills.
Case studies within the report include best practice from Aberdare High School, The Hollies Special School, Greenaway Primary School, and Ogmore High School.