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Maximising the Impact of Teaching Assistants

School Leaders: Are you getting the best value from your TAs?

Maximising the Impact of Teaching Assistants (MITA) supports your school through a process of rethinking and reforming how you deploy and prepare TAs, to ensure they make a meaningful contribution to teaching and learning in your school.

  • A leading evidence-based approach to a vital area of school improvement, based on the Institute of Education’s ground-breaking research
  • Guidance, classroom-tested strategies and case studies on how to use TAs effectively
  • Support with getting value from your Pupil Premium and implementing the SEND Code of Practice
  • Opportunities to collaborate and share practice with other schools and engage with leading research on TAs and SEN

Course Structure

The programme is for up to three attendees per school: HT or Senior Leader, SENDCo and a teacher. It is delivered over three half-day sessions.

Course Delivery

The programme will be delivered by Rob Webster, MITA Lead & Researcher, UCL Institute of Education.


Autumn term 2018 tbc




The cost of the programme is subject to bookings – estimated £500 per school

To Book: Please email Kerry.young@meadowside.n-yorks.sch.uk with your requirements.

Please note that in the event of a cancellation the following terms will be applied:

Cancellations within two weeks of the first event: 50% charge; cancellations within 48 hrs of the event/no show: 100% charge. If delegates do not attend all three sessions, your school will still be charged the full amount.