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Using video technology to support teacher development in Thailand

A large-scale teacher training project was commissioned by the Thai Government aimed at transforming English teaching in Thailand. The Thai MoE contracted the British Council to provide enhanced in-service training to 15,000 Thai primary and secondary teachers of English. To ensure the training translated into sustained teacher engagement and impact on classroom practice, the British […]

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Teaching, learning and professional development for ITE – open source resources

In 2017, IRIS Connect joined the “ITELab” Knowledge Alliance, funded by the European Commission’s Erasmus Plus Programme. Formed to address the need for training on the pedagogical use of ICT during initial teacher education (ITE), and bridge the gap between ICT and ongoing professional development, the project undertook an experiential and collaborative blended learning approach […]

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New DfE Recruitment and Retention Strategy

It’s well documented that we’re experiencing a teacher recruitment and retention crisis. Yesterday, the Department for Education set out a new strategy to help attract more teachers and stop those in the profession from leaving. They say that for a world-class workforce in education to flourish we must: Get the balance right between holding schools to account and helping […]

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Chartered College of Teaching and IRIS Connect: Delivering world-class professional learning and certification

The Chartered College of Teaching and IRIS Connect are delighted to announce their collaboration to provide a world-class learning and certification experience for teachers working towards Chartered Teacher status. As the professional body for teachers and leaders, the Chartered College exists to connect, inform and inspire teachers to take pride in their profession and deliver […]

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We’ve been shortlisted for the GESS Education Awards

  We’re pleased to announce that IRIS Connect has been shortlisted for the ‘Innovation Product Awards – eLearning/Software/Apps’ at this year’s GESS Conference in Dubai. GESS Dubai is the largest education conference in the Middle East and takes place between 27th February and 1st March. This year’s theme, ‘Lifelong Inspiration’ will incorporate inspirational talks from […]

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