Schools Programme

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Our Schools Programme is a subject-based peer network for subject leaders keen to reawaken their love of teaching, develop a strong department and give students a richer subject experience. As a member, you’ll attend an introductory three-day residential course, benefit from one-to-one peer consultation and gain access to PTI online resources.

  • Programme includes:
  • Inspirational lectures from subject experts
  • A national network of peers in your subject
  • One-to-one consultations with experienced heads of department
  • Discounts on our one-day courses
  • Free annual reunion days
  • Access to our online resources
  • Award of the PTI Mark
Step away from the classroom and rediscover love of subject

Step away from the classroom and rediscover love of subject

Residential Summer School

Refresh your subject knowledge and enhance the way you run your department.

Attending a PTI Summer School Residential or Autumn Residential allows you to join the Schools Programme.

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For Teachers by Teachers

Teachers are at the heart of what we do. Our programmes are developed and led by practising teachers, ensuring their relevance to you.

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Our members gain access to the PTI teacher resource library with:

  • Over 4,000 Education Resources for teachers
  • PTI course materials
  • Shared projects and teaching materials
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Award of the PTI Mark

We recognise and celebrate your department for excellent subject provision.

We support you to improve your department's subject provision. This year 87% of our members achieved the PTI Mark for focusing on: coherence and a quality of challenge within the curriculum; extending and enthusing pupils with activities that go beyond the curriculum; development and exploration of teachers' own specialist subject knowledge; and raising the profile of their subject within education.

Award of the PTI Mark

Featured member projects

Member project

Improving literacy by developing primary/secondary links

Posted 16 Feb 2015

Member project

Transforming A Level History teaching

Posted 16 Feb 2015

Member project

Using new technologies and ICT to deliver more rigorous and engaging Geography lessons

Posted 16 Feb 2015

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Our national network of member schools believe that all children, regardless of background or ability, deserve to be introduced

Summer/Autumn Residentials and Schools Programme Fees

The Prince's Teaching Institute is a charity that helps teachers and schools in the state sector. By raising funds we are able to subsidise our activities, however we request a contribution from schools to allow us to continue to provide high quality support for teachers.


How to join the Programme

Attending a Residential Summer School or Autumn Residential allows you to join the Schools Programme.

Membership is free for the first year. The fee for the residential includes all board, lodging and course materials.

One-off fee for three-day residential
Special discount for Art and Music in Autumn 2015 £195
Full price £495
Discount for affiliated schools (-£100) £395


Membership fees

After the first year, members pay an annual affiliation fee. This entitles you to a free place at our annual reunion day, discounts on our one-day courses and access to our online teaching resources and members' projects.

Discounts apply if other departments in your school are affiliated to the PTI Schools Programme or Schools Leadership Programme

Annual affiliation fee per school
One participating department £495
Two participating departments £795
Three participating departments £995
Four or more participating departments £1195