• Embedding Functional Skills
    What works; what doesn't? What have we learnt from 6 years working with the sector?
  • Inclusive, Engaging & Differentiated Learning (one simple strategy)
    Inclusive, Engaged and Differentiated Learning (one simple strategy).
  • Initial Teacher Training
    Join us in the delivery of the 2013 awards and re-think teacher training from the bottom up.

The East Midlands Centre for Excellence in Teacher Training (emCETT) delivers sector-responsive strategies, models and resources to support teaching, and non-teaching staff, in their professional development. Effective pedagogy, curriculum enrichment and quality improvement permeate everything we do.

Pedagogy that is:

  • Evidence-based and peer-reviewed
  • Inclusive, differentiated and actively engaging
  • Inspection ready

Curriculum that is:

  • Relevant and motivating 
  • Grounded in real-work /life
  • Preparation for work, society and life


  • In content and delivery
  • Integrating with performance management, SAR and preparation for inspection
  • Supporting sustainability and continual improvement




English and Maths Consultation

Help plan support for the development of English and maths.

The Education and Training Foundation is seeking your views on how it can help you develop your learners' English and maths skills. The development of learners' English and maths skills, and the development of the workforce who support learners, are national priorities. Therefore the Foundation is keen to learn from the sector how they can best support teaching and learning providers over the next few years. The consultation starts on Friday 28 February and finishes on Friday 21 March. you can take part by completing one of two e-surveys (one for practitioners/ managers and one for strategic leaders), attend a webinar or one of three pan regional events. 


Places are limited on the events and webinar, so please apply early.

Timescales are limited. Please complete an e-survey and have your say.


Free resources to support teacher induction and accreditation for the Award in Education and Training. Download our blended-learning Learning Support and Evidence Guides here.


Maths Everywhere

Maths is used everyday, by everyone. So take a look at the Maths Everywhere App and available online courses here.


GCSE Mathematics Enhancement Support Programme - How to get involved

emCETT is working with the National Centre for Excellence in the Teaching of Mathematics (NCETM) to deliver the GCSE Maths Enhancement Programme in the East Midlands. Read more.


Are you ready for the new (2013) teaching awards?

emCETT is currently working on LSIS funded projects to develop innovative and cost-effective delivery models of the new Award, Certificate and Diplomas in Education and Training (including the English and Maths specialisms*). 

Read more.