Welcome to the Shaw Education Trust's Institute of Education—an exceptional hub of learning and innovation dedicated to shaping the future of education. As a prominent institution within the esteemed Shaw Education Trust, our institute stands at the forefront of educational excellence, committed to empowering educators and transforming the educational landscape.

At the Shaw Education Trust's Institute of Education, we believe that education holds the power to unlock the full potential of every individual, creating opportunities and fostering personal growth. With this vision in mind, our institute serves as a catalyst for change, inspiring and equipping educators with the knowledge, skills, and resources necessary to make a lasting impact in the lives of their students.

Drawing upon the expertise and experience of our dedicated faculty, the Institute of Education offers a diverse range of programs and initiatives tailored to meet the evolving needs of educators. Whether you are a seasoned professional seeking to enhance your teaching methods or an aspiring educator embarking on your journey, our institute provides a nurturing and intellectually stimulating environment to foster professional growth and development.

Through our innovative research, cutting-edge pedagogies, and collaborative partnerships, we strive to drive educational innovation and shape educational policies and practices. Our commitment to research-driven teaching ensures that our educators are equipped with the latest insights and best practices to create engaging, inclusive, and student-centred learning environments.

Furthermore, the Institute of Education embraces a holistic approach to education, recognizing the importance of social and emotional well-being alongside academic achievement. We believe in nurturing the whole child, fostering a sense of belonging, and promoting positive values and character development.

Located within the Shaw Education Trust, the Institute of Education benefits from the trust's network of schools, providing a rich and diverse context for practical application and collaboration. This unique ecosystem enables our institute to bridge the gap between theory and practice, empowering educators to translate knowledge into impactful teaching strategies.

Whether you are an educator, researcher, or education enthusiast, we invite you to embark on a transformative journey with the Shaw Education Trust's Institute of Education. Together, let us shape the future of education and empower generations to come with the tools they need to thrive in an ever-changing world.

How can we help you today?

View your NPQ Options.Find out about Initial Teacher TrainingRead more about our Early Career Teachers programme.

If you have any questions, you can contact us on ioe@shaw-education.org.uk