Guidance

Subject knowledge enhancement (SKE): course directory

An overview and directory of subject knowledge enhancement courses for lead schools and initial teacher training (ITT) providers.

Applies to England

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Use this course directory to search for existing providers of SKE courses.

This guidance is for School Direct lead schools and initial teacher training (ITT) providers who are referring individuals for SKE courses.

The Department funds SKE courses in:

  • biology
  • chemistry
  • computing
  • design and technology
  • English
  • languages
  • mathematics
  • primary mathematics
  • physics
  • religious education

School Direct is a school-led route into ITT. It is run by a partnership between a lead school, other schools and an accredited teacher training provider.

Published 16 April 2014
Last updated 25 May 2022 + show all updates
  1. Region for Leicestershire Secondary SCITT changed from National to East Midlands. Archway Learning Trust deleted from mathematics, religious education and primary mathematics. AAA Eureka MBITT SKE and Yorkshire and Humber Teaching Training added to primary mathematics.

  2. Updated directory - University of Brighton's biology, chemistry and physics courses are now national and delivered online. Archway Learning Trust is no longer offering a long computing course. University of Brighton's maths course is now national. University of Chichester now offers a medium-length maths course.

  3. Updated directory to include changes to the biology, chemistry, computing, design and technology, English, mathematics, religious education and physics sections.

  4. Updated directory with changes to the chemistry, computing, mathematics, physics and primary mathematics sections.

  5. Updated contact details for Delta Academies Trust.

  6. Updated directory to include changes to the mathematics and religious education sections.

  7. Added BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT under 'Computing' and University of Chichester under 'Mathematics'.

  8. Updated the sections on: biology, chemistry, English, mathematics and physics.

  9. Updated the sections on: biology, chemistry, computing, design and technology, English, languages, mathematics, physics, religious education and primary mathematics.

  10. Updated directory to include changes to the biology, chemistry, computing, English, languages, mathematics, physics, religious education and primary mathematics sections.

  11. Updated following the replacement of grant funding for subject knowledge enhancement (SKE) with a multi-provider framework agreement. Updated directory of SKE course providers.

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  14. Removed information about the directory being updated at the beginning of 2021 as this is now out of date.

  15. Updated directory to include changes to the biology, chemistry, design and technology, English and physics sections.

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  17. Updated the directory. Added Mersey Boroughs ITT Partnership as a national provider for design and technology, and primary mathematics.

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  19. Removed the list of previous providers of SKE geography as this course is no longer offered.

  20. Added details about SKE funding in the 2020 to 2021 academic year in relation to the government's Spending Review.

  21. Updated subject knowledge enhancement (SKE) course directory.

  22. Added primary mathematics as a category and an SKE provider, and updated the other subjects with new providers.

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