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Useful Links

Here you can find a selection of websites we at The Leigh Academy find useful for finding resources and supporting learning practices, and other documents which students may find useful.

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Exam Boards


Useful Information

Young Person’s Travel Pass: Must-know information for parents and students for the academic year 2014/15 (pdf)


Learning Resources

  • Curriculum Online – 1000s of multimedia resources to support the curriculum
  • GTCE – General Teaching Council for England
  • NCSL – National Networked Learning Community
  • School Revision Books – Hullbridge based company offering school revision books, test papers and computer software
  • Talking Teaching – the best practice forum by teachers for teachers

Government Agencies

  • DfE – Department for Education
  • Kent Cluster Web – The Extranet for Kent’s children / families and schools
  • OFSTED – Search and download Ofsted reports from the reports database. Handy guidelines for teachers facing Ofsted inspection too
  • DfE School Curriculum – National Curriculum information
  • NGFL – National Grid for Learning, the gateway to educational resources on the internet
  • Specialist Schools Trust – Promoting excellence and diversity in education
  • DfE – Get Into Teaching – Promoting high quality Teacher Training
  • Teachernet – Resources for the education profession
  • DFES – Standards site

Partner organisations