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Steplab for schools

Accelerate improvement in your school with pioneering professional development for teachers that really works. Join over 100,000 teachers who use Steplab's responsive coaching model with proven results.

Professional development that really works

Steplab is designed and run by former school and trust leaders so we know what great professional development and coaching for teachers really looks like: flexible, motivating and effective. Steplab's 'little, often and ongoing' model puts minimal demands on busy teachers' time, so they can develop and thrive in their role - and schools can see tangible, sustainable improvement.

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Proven results. Steplab delivers tangibly improved outcomes for our trusts and schools.

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Adaptable. Designed for flexible coaching to respond to every individual's needs.

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Boosts professional development culture. Bring consistency, focus and enjoyment to your school's PD.

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Affordable investment, long term impact. Cost-effective subscriptions to support your success.

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Used by every member of your school. From senior leaders to ECTs to TAs - Steplab supports every role.

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Evaluate impact. Full analytics gives T&L leaders a complete overview of progress over time.

See how we helped a school

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Pilton Community College

Pilton Community College is a secondary school in a rural area of North Devon, where part of the catchment area is in one of the most deprived wards in England and with previously many 'Requires Improvement' judgements from Ofsted.

"At Pilton Community College the impact of coaching has been undeniable." - Caroline Sherwood, Deputy Headteacher

  • Received first Good Ofsted rating in 2023
  • Best ever Progress 8 results last year
  • Consistent improvements in areas such as student attention
  • Very high satisfaction rates from staff with many requesting coaching for their trickiest classes – showing full trust in the process

Wraparound support for school leaders

School leaders access ongoing support from Steplab experts plus peer-to-peer support, cross-trust collaboration and nationwide events from the Steplab community.

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Steplab platform

Access thousands of granular steps, hundreds of model videos and a suite of learning modules, spanning subjects and phases for teachers at all stages
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Steplab app

Coaches use the pioneering Steplab video app to record classroom insights, then mark up the footage with feedback using our seamless and intuitive tech
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Our community

Instantly become a part of our active community of Steplab schools, including our 15 UK Steplab Hubs which host in-person training and networking days
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Proactive support

Access support, implementation advice and daily masterclasses from our team of former school leaders with their invaluable experience and expert knowledge

Find out more about Steplab

Book a Steplab demo

Find out how Steplab works - and discover what it can do to transform professional development in your school or trust - with a short, no-obligation demo with a member of our experienced team.

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