May 18, 2022
New research reveals racial disparities in teacher career progression
A new report by the National Foundation for Educational Research in partnership with Ambition Institute and Teach First, finds that the most significant ethnic disparities in teacher career progression occur during early career stages, especially in postgraduate initial teacher training (ITT).
April 5, 2022
New partnership to improve education in Liverpool
The new partnership, between Ambition Institute and Liverpool City Council, will see 400 teachers and school leaders across 80 schools benefit from intensive training and support for three years.
March 28, 2022
Ambition Institute welcomes new Schools White Paper
Today the Department for Education has unveiled its vision for schools in England in its white paper, Opportunity for all: strong schools with great teachers for your child. Our CEO Hilary Spencer reflects on its contents.
Nov. 5, 2021
New research to take in-depth look at how racial equality in teacher workforce can be improved
A new research study on racial equality in the teacher workforce in England will explore the under-representation and career progression opportunities in the teaching profession among people from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) backgrounds.
Oct. 12, 2021
DfE expands free development and training
Today the government announced that all six National Professional Qualifications (NPQs) will be free for all state schools, following a previous announcement in June of £184 million of new funding.
July 16, 2021
Ambition Institute welcomes new trustees
Ambition has appointed five new trustees to expand its expertise in support of its mission to help teachers and leaders to keep getting better – particularly in schools serving children from disadvantaged backgrounds.
June 10, 2021
Ambition Institute commits to working for better equality, diversity and inclusion
Ambition Institute has publicly committed to a joint vision for better equality, diversity and inclusion in the education sector.
June 10, 2021
Ambition Institute statement on Ofsted's Sexual Abuse Review
Ambition Institute responds to the Ofsted review of sexual abuse in schools.
April 13, 2021
Ambition launches new instructional coaching programme
Ambition Institute has launched a new programme on instructional coaching. The three-month programme starts in May 2021 and is for experienced teachers and leaders who can influence teaching and learning across their school or trust.