Would you like to accelerate your learning?
Join us as we share ideas and best practices for educators like yourself to support your professional development on these in-person events or online webinars.
Upcoming event - UnityEd 2023 - PD Conference
Join us for an inspirational day full of ideas and practical tips from school leaders and education experts in the IRIS Connect community and bring the professional development of your school or trust to the next level.
We are planning an array of presentations and workshops that guarantee to leave you inspired, with tangible take-aways and valuable new connections to other like-minded educators.
We'd love to talk with you!
An excellent opportunity to network with individuals in the IRIS Connect community and like-minded education professionals. Share your ideas and experiences and go back to school with the tools and inspiration to increase the impact of professional learning.
Our webinars are a great way for educators of any level to stay up to date with the latest developments in effective professional learning and teaching. Explore an array of PD related topics from theory, modelling, feedback to coaching.
Take advantage of a live demo of our video based professional development platform, or just simply have a chat with our education consultants about your school. Discover the impact IRIS Connect could have on the quality of education pupils receive at your school.
(Andy Newell -Keynote Speaker )
“I have been leading with IRIS Connect in my school for over a year. The opportunity to meet up, network and share ideas at their Community Hubs, with other IRIS Lead teachers is invaluable, I feel involved and part of a broader IRIS Connect Community.”
– Kacey Chauhan, Teaching and Learning Leader, The Chalk Hills Academy
Upcoming Webinars with Plenty of Learning Opportunities
If you have success stories to share, or simply a great space for collaboration, we’d love to hear from you. For more information about how this could work for you, email [email protected].
Introduction to IRIS Connect
Find out more about the ‘What?, Why? and How?’ of IRIS Connect. Explore the research behind video-based professional development and learn how the tools and resources can support you and have a positive impact on your practice, whichever stage of your teaching career you are in.
16 Nov 2022 and 10 Jan 2023
Deepen your understanding of the theory behind instructional coaching and learn how to underpin a successful, ongoing coaching relationship, allowing teachers to access opportunities to reflect upon their own coaching practises and make incremental improvements.
Suitable for: Anyone interested in instructional coaching | Participants of instructional coaching programmes | Mentors | Leader
Practice Exchange Webinars
Engage with evidence-informed pedagogy through bite-sized theory snapshots and watch real video examples of practice from different contexts. Consider and reflect on key questions and discuss what you’ve learnt with peers.