Welcome to the Excellence Gateway’s English exhibition site

This exhibition site brings together a wide range of resources for English available on the Excellence Gateway including guidance for teaching learning and assessment, leading and managing English provision and access to the most current CPD packages offered by the Education and Training Foundation (ETF).

The Education and Training Foundation’s maths and English Shaping Success offer includes a variety of different courses to support effective teaching of maths and English for teachers of GCSE, Functional Skills, apprenticeships and study programmes as well as targeted courses and webinars to support personal skills and teaching approaches. The Shaping Success offer provides cutting edge support for all practitioners in the FE sector – with Regional Specialist Leads providing advice and guidance, whilst identifying the best options available for organisations and individuals.

Other ETF support for maths and English includes:

Providers can also engage with ETF’s dedicated team of specialists to receive a maths and English strategic support visit to identify high-level areas of need. To discuss a strategic visit, please contact Fleur Dewar

Featured resources

Teaching, learning and assessment:

Resources to support the teaching, learning and assessment of learners developing English abilities in the Further Education and Training sector. Resources include videos and materials to use with your learners and colleagues. 

Leading and managing:

A selection of key publications, resources and tools to support leaders and managers with effective self-assessment and strategic planning in English in the Further Education and training sector.

CPD modules:

A wide range of CPD modules designed to develop practitioners and leaders in English in a selection of contexts, commissioned by the Education and Training Foundation.

Working with employers:

Resources highlighting effective ways of working with employers, whether you are preparing learners for the world of work or supporting apprentices in workplace settings.