Reducing teacher workload

We are working to remove unnecessary workload for teachers and leaders, so they can focus on teaching and their own development.

The articles are written by education professionals and show how they are reducing workload in their own settings.

Doing fewer things in greater depth: How we reduced teacher workload by restructuring our approach to planning.

Male teacher with primary school pupils

At St Peter’s Primary school, North Somerset, we have long been looking into ways in which we can try to reduce teacher workload. We began our journey by reading the teacher workload review group paper 'Eliminating unnecessary workload around planning …