Professional Development Today


A sister publication to School Leadership Today, Professional Development Today is a highly respected journal that is designed to support all those involved in the personal and professional development of teachers.

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All the evidence suggests that it is the quality of teaching that in the end drives school improvement. Yet for most schools CPD is an ad hoc affair with little grounding in theory or practice.

Professional Development Today e-journal is aimed at improving school practice in CPD, and helping the CPD Coordinator and school leadership team with articles, research and ‘how to’ guides on what works. It has world-class writers on professional development keeping you up-to-date on how to make the most of your most critical resource…teachers!

Recent Professional Development Today articles have included:

  • Mentoring and Coaching…a 12 page ‘how to’ guide
  • Reclaiming self-evaluation for professionals
  • Using a learning and teaching journal to share good practice
  • How to develop school based research

Professional Development Today is edited by Graham Handscomb.

Join today to receive your 12 months online access to 

  • New online issues
  • The Professional Development Today Best Practice Library
  • The Professional Development Knowledge Banks
  • The Professional Development Today Education Zones
  • Online access for all your staff with a whole site multi-user licence
    Email notifications to inform you when a new issue is published online
  • Free The TeachingTimes Report to your inbox every month

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Schools that are already receive Professional Development Today know that sometimes changing teaching practice means taking risks. However, that doesn’t have to apply to your membership of the service!

If you decide after a month of using the service that the innovative strategies and research-based knowledge you discover as part of your membership aren’t suitable for your school, let us know and we will refund your membership fee. I realise that not all schools are set up to meet the challenge of school-based research. But if you’re reading this page, then I know you are ready!

Simply select the type of membership that applies to your school setting and you’re ready to start exploring new, exciting ideas that will put creativity at the heart of your school’s teaching and learning!


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