Useful Web Links

Useful Web Links

Thanks to Lynne Williams for supplying the following Useful Web Links. We hope you find them useful

http://www.topmarks.co.uk/

http://www.primaryresources.co.uk/index.htm

http://www.senteacher.org/

http://www.sparklebox.co.uk/

http://www.firstschoolyears.com/

I have been busy seeking out useful links, knock yourself out!

http://curriculum.qca.org.uk/

The National Curriculum, sorted by Key Stage

www.acas.org.uk

The Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service.

www.apextrust.com

The Apex Trust, experts on employing those with criminal records.

www.archive.official-documents.co.uk/document/cm49/4990/4990-03.htm

Funding, workload and teacher supply – relates to teacher pay.

www.archive.official-documents.co.uk/document/cm49/4990/4990-00.htm

School Teachers Review Body homepage.

www.askatl.org.uk

Association of Teachers and Lecturers website (pay and conditions etc.).

www.atl.org

Association of Teachers and Lecturers website (pay and conditions etc.).

www.atozteacherstuff.com

News and information on all educational issues.

www.bbc.co.uk/learning

The BBC learning zone

www.channel4.com/learning

Channel 4 education platform.

www.cpe.org.uk

Commission for Racial Equality.

www.crb.gov.uk

The Government’s Criminal Records Bureau website.

www.crb.gov.uk/printer/publications_guide.htm

Printer-friendly guidance on CRB checks.

www.deni.gov.uk

Department of Education for Northern Ireland – Teachers’ Pay and Conditions of Service etc.

www.DCSF.gov.uk/vfm/sts.shtml

Supply teachers study by DCSF Value for Money Unit.

www.DCSF.gov.uk

DCSF website.

www.DCSF.gov.uk/publications/guidanceonthelaw/7_96/legal.html

Legal requirements relevant to the use of supply teachers (Circular 7/96).

www.DCSF.gov.uk/index.htm

News and information on educational issues.

www.dti.gov.uk/er/agency/regs-pl971.htm

Employment Agencies Act 1973 and regulations.

www.ect.hobsons.com

National Grid for Learning.

www.education-quest.com

Teacher resources

www.employmentservice.gov.uk

The UK’s Employment Service.

www.firstschoolyears.com

Early years site.

www.gtce.org.uk

GTC, the General Teaching Council for England.

www.happychild.org.uk

Great free resources

www.hmso.gov.uk/acts2000/20000043.htm

Criminal Justice and Court Services Act 2000.

www.hmso.gov.uk/acts.htm#acts

United Kingdom legislation (all acts since 1991 located by year).

www.hmso.gov.uk/acts/acts1999/1990014.htm

Protection of Children Act 1999.

www.hmso.gov.uk/acts/acts2000/20000021.htm

Learning & Skills Act 2000.

www.hmso.gov.uk/acts/acts2001/200010010.htm

Special Educational Needs & Disability Act.

www.hmso.gov.uk/acts/acts20002/20020032.htm

Education Act 2002.

www.hmso.gov.uk/acts/acts2003/20030042.htm

Sexual Offences Act 2003.

www.hmso.gov.uk/si/si2003/20030769.htm

Statutory Instrument 2003 No. 769: The Education (School Teachers’ Pay and Conditions) Order 2003.

www.justforteachers.co.uk

A Community for Teachers.

www.kidzonline.org

Free lesson plans

www.learn.co.uk

Guardian Education website

www.legislation.hmso.gov.uk/acts/acts1999/19990014.htm

Protection of Children Act 1999.

www.lgce.gov.uk

Local Government Commission for England.

www.literacymatters.co.uk

Literacy platform.

www.mappoint.com

This site will give detailed driving directions from your home to the school by entering postcodes. This is one of the best free map sites on the web.

www.naric.org.uk

NARIC is the organization which confirms the value of qualifications gained overseas.

www.nasuwt.org.uk

National Association of Schoolmaster / Union of Women Teachers website (pay and conditions etc.).

www.nc.uk.net

National Curriculum.

www.ngfl.gov.uk

National Grid for Learning.

www.official-documents.co.uk/document/deps/ofsted/hc500/352.htm

Standards and Quality in Education 2000/2001 – Ofsted report.

www.ofsted.gov.uk

The Office of Standards in Education website. Including teachers’ early professional development but much more!

www.pat.org

The Professional Association of Teachers website.

www.primaryresources.co.uk

Primary school teacher resources

www.qca.org.uk

The Qualifications and Curriculum (QCA) Authority.

www.rec.uk.com

The Recruitment and Employment Confederation website.

www.schoolsnet.com

Educational resources

www.schoolzone.co.uk

Teaching news and resources

www.scro.police.uk

Scottish Criminal Record Office.

www.songsforteaching.com

Music platform.

www.standards.DCSF.gov.uk

The Standards site. Raising Standards of Education in schools

www.tda.gov.uk

The return-to-teaching website.

www.tsonline.co.uk

The Stationery Office, National Curriculum documentation.

www.teachernet.gov.uk/development

Assistance with Continuous Professional Development (CPD).

www.teachernet.gov.uk/teachinginengland/detail.cfm?id=237

Generally useful link!

www.teachernet.gov.uk/wholeschool/familyandcommunity/childprotection/goodpractice/saferecruitment/

DCSF Circular 2002/0278.

www.teachernet.gov.uk

Generally useful site.

www.teachernet.gov.uk/supplyteachers

Generally useful area, including study materials for CPD.

www.teachers.org.uk

National Union of Teachers.

www.teachersunion.org.uk

National Association of Schoolmaster / Union of Women Teachers website (pay and conditions etc.).

www.teachingideas.co.uk

Free teaching resources for primary teachers.

www.teachit.co.uk

Free teaching resources for Secondary and HE English teachers.

www.teach-tta.gov.uk

All about the Teacher Training Agency – lots of useful information ranging from how to become a teacher, support once training, and current press releases.

www.tes.co.uk

On-line version of the education newspaper

www.theeducationcommunity.com

A free collaboration service to support school managers and teachers in the effective use of ICT.

www.topmarks.co.uk

News and resources

www.tuc.org.uk

TUC.

www.vtc.ngfl.gov.uk

Virtual teacher centre, news and educational support

www.worksheetfactory.co.uk

Providing a unique service to teachers – quality worksheets at the click of a button!

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