Podcast by Discovery Schools Acadamy Trust


  • EduChat | The Apprenticeship Levy - Myth Busting | Charles Dall'Omo

    08/03/2019 Duração: 45min

    The Apprenticeship Levy – Myth Busting Guest Input: Charles Dall’Omo, Train Together In this podcast we unpick the complexity of the National Apprenticeship Programme and discuss how schools can make the most of this funding to recruit new apprentices and to upskills their existing staff. The podcast helps clear up any misconceptions schools may have and provides tips for making this work for their school.

  • Educhat | Professional Development Journeys | Emma Turner

    07/02/2019 Duração: 31min

    Educhat | Professional Development Journeys | Emma Turner by Discovery Schools Academy Trust

  • Educhat | Effective Early Years Practice | Tim Gilbert

    17/07/2018 Duração: 33min

    In this podcast we are joined by Tim Gilbert EYFS Lead Professional with Discovery Schools Academy Trust and we engage in a discussion about effective EYFS provision, innovation and change and new teacher development. This podcast is insightful and brings to life some of the strategies use to improve an EYFS setting in a previously failing school.

  • Educhat | Getting Exclusions Right | John Walker

    17/07/2018 Duração: 40min

    In this podcast we explore the potentially complex world of exclusion law with our guest speaker John Walker (Educational Solicitor). We discuss a range of best practice ideas for school leaders and governors and help to bust some of the myths about exclusions and behaviour policies for schools.

  • Educhat | Getting Into Primary Teacher Training | Ben Jordan

    30/04/2018 Duração: 25min

    During this podcast we are joined by SCITT Coordinator Ben Jordan from Inspiring Leaders Teacher Training SCITT (@ILSCITT) who discusses how to apply for Teacher training. In this podcast we cover a range of questions that will be useful for potential applicants including; entry requirements, funding, course details and interview process. Listeners can find out more by visiting