Teaching & Learning Academy

Teaching & Learning Academy

The Teaching & Learning Academy is an innovative way of helping teachers and those working in support roles in schools/other educational settings to improve their practice and gain professional recognition for doing so.

The Teaching and Learning Academy is making a significant impact across the country through a unique combination of recognised and accredited activity that has been designed to improve professional practice for all staff.

All research activities within CLASS schools can be accredited via the Teaching and Learning Academy. 

For further information in pdf form, please see the links below:


Recognition and Accreditation Booklet

Introducing the TLA


For application forms, please use the links below:

CLASS TLA Recognition Proforma

Recognition 1 Writing Frame

Recognition 2 Writing Frame


TLA Registration is FREE to all individuals and organisations, e.g. Schools 

TLA Costs
 Fees per Learning Project 
 Recognition Stage 1 £150
 Recognition Stage 2 £150
 Recognition Verification per person £40

Successful Recognition submissions at either 1 or 2 will receive national Associate Teaching and Learning Academy status (ATLA), a certificate of achievement and personal use of the TLA logo. School’s that have two or members with ATLA or MTLA status will be entitled to use the TLA logo to demonstrate that they are a research active school. 

Fees for Training
 Fees for Training 
 TLA Leader Training  £250 (or £50 if previously trained as a TLA Coach/Lead under the GTC)

For further information, please contact [email protected]












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