We offer continuing professional development, resources and consultancy to improve the quality of gifted and talented teaching and learning.
The Gobby Academy is a place where you can discover the most powerful words in the English language. You’ll find words that have inspired leaders, started revolutions and changed the world. If you can master these words, you can do anything! So read them, absorb them, share them and tell us what you think. Enjoy!
We work with students, teachers, schools, local authorities and organisations across the country and internationally.
Gifted and Talented National Rural Network
The aim of this website is to provide advice, support and information for schools, young people, parents and carers. Its particular focus is on more able learners who live or attend school in rural, coastal or isolated areas of England.
The first national project to systematically consider how to improve the quality of gifted and talented education for pupils from black and minority ethnic (BME) backgrounds and to respond to the particular and urgent needs of gifted and talented learners with English as an additional language (EAL).
We believe that all learners are entitled to be stretched and challenged.
Our areas of expertise include creating classroom challenge, critical thinking, personalisation, quality first teaching, independent learning, assessment for learning, urban education, disadvantaged learners and collaborative e-learning.
The Haberdashers’ Company has fully funded the Modern Foreign Languages Independent State School Partnership in their development of these high challenge A Level film resources. This partnership of 11 schools has worked in close collaboration with London G&T to support and assist teachers in developing innovative strategies to engage students’ enthusiasm for and to significantly increase A* at both GCSE and A level in Modern Languages. This has been supported by a transformative training programmes for over 30 teachers with a focus on issues of high challenge content, rich tasks, intellectual curiosity and the development of critical thinking.
London Gifted & Talented offers consultancy to schools, local authorities and government organisations.
GROWHOUSE offers an exclusive learning programme for learners aged 5-13+ to immerse themselves in the world of literacy through Fiction texts, Non-Fiction texts and Films. Using proven strategies and methodologies from London Gifted and Talented, GROWHOUSE nurtures the potential of learners at all reading levels through purposeful guided teaching and learning activities. Trial Classes are now available for the Fiction, Non-Fiction and Film programmes.
Training opportunities for school leaders, teachers and support staff on how to address the needs of more able and talented pupils
We have delivered training and consultancy to a number of national and international clients including Teach First, the National Strategies and the International School of Helsinki.
Associate Education Consultants