Faculty of Education

Welcome to the Faculty

For over 50 years, Canterbury Christ Church University has made an outstanding contribution to education.

Our Faculty of Education provides outstanding programmes, projects and research for thousands of teachers in all sectors of education and at all stages of their careers enabling teachers, schools and colleges to become leaders in learning....  Read more  

School of Childhood and Education Sciences

School of childhood & education sciences

The school offers an exciting range of programmes to practitioners working, or wanting to work in early years, special needs, PE, career and personal development as well as students of childhood, adult, community and international education.

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School of Teacher Education & Development

School of teacher education & development

We aim to provide outstanding programmes, projects and research for teachers in all sectors of education and at all stages of their careers. With our local, national and international partnerships we can provide access to a unique range of expertise and experience.

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Centre for career & personal development

The Centre for Career & Personal Development offers an exciting range of programmes relating to careers, counselling and supporting young people.

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train to teach

With a longstanding reputation for high quality teacher education and development, we are delighted to offer you a range of routes into teaching at both undergraduate and postgraduate level which all lead to qualified teacher status (QTS) or eligibility to apply for qualified teacher learning and skills (QTLS).

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Teach first

Teach First recruit, train and support high calibre graduates who will make a real impact on educational disadvantage through their exceptional and inspirational teaching.

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research centre for children, families & communities

This dynamic centre aims to undertake research that enhances the lives and life chances of children and young people while building string families and communities.

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National institute for christian education research

The aim of this centre is to support and conduct research and development to strengthen the work of Christians in education.

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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.

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