Independent report

Reducing teacher workload: Planning and Resources Group report

Report about eliminating unnecessary workload for teachers regarding lesson planning, including principles and recommendations.



This report from the Planning and Resources Review Group sets out recommendations to reduce the workload burden on teachers.

It is for:

  • teachers
  • school leaders
  • school governing boards

It looks at:

  • the role that planning plays in effective teaching
  • the difference between lesson planning for accountability purposes and lesson planning to help pupil progress

See our other reports about reducing teacher workload:

Published 26 March 2016