Towards a Royal College of Teachers
As part of the discussion about the creation of a Royal College of Teaching as an independent professional voice for teachers in England a collection of think pieces has been ...
The Council for Subject Associations
Welcome to the CfSA website
Do you know there is a subject association for you?
Would you like to:
- be up to date in your subject?
- be part of your subject community?
- pursue your own learning?
- have access to dedicated sources of information?
For more information about the subject association members and associate members of CfSA and the services they offer, please click on the Membership section.
If you would like to learn more about the Council for Subject Associations, or indeed subject associations in general please see About Us
Reform of the National Curriculum in England
At a meeting of associations held on 9 April 2013 a clear consensus emerged that if the Government's proposals were implemented as they stand it would be detrimental forEnglish education. This is a curriculum appropriate for the past and not for the present or the future. It is not a curriculum that our children deserve.
Subsequently the Council responded to the Government consultation that closed on 8 August 2013. The response can be downloaded by following the link under 'Latest News' (top right).
National Drama (ND)
National Drama is the UK’s leading professional association for drama and theatre educators and has been in existence for 20 years. It is an inclusive, non profit making, membership organisation and welcomes all those involved in drama for learning and those working in theatre for children and young people, both in and out of school hours and settings. Its members include teachers, theatre educators, university lecturers, inspectors and local authority advisers and consultants. ND represents drama and drama teachers regionally, nationally and internationally and has members worldwide. ND organises Conferences and day courses and works in close partnership with key agencies and some local authorities. ND is the UK representative member of IDEA, the international drama and theatre education association and a founder member of IDEA Europe.