Caroline Bentley-Davies

'Brilliant session. Learnt a lot in an open friendly environment. Engaging presenter and very interesting.'

'Brilliant Training and loads of tips. Left on a buzz ready to try things out!'

'If anyone can observe and coach colleagues to shift them to outstanding it is Caroline Bentley-Davies'

Caroline has been a Local Authority adviser, examiner, Ofsted inspector and accredited SIP. She currently works in schools and colleges across the UK and overseas. She trains and coaches teachers to improve their practice and reach the much sought after ‘Outstanding’ grade. She also runs a range of popular revision sessions with GCSE and A Level pupils and enrichment sessions with Key Stage 2-5 pupils.

Caroline is a Teaching and Learning expert, but also has extensive experience in other areas these include whole day training and twilight inset on areas such as:

  • Developing and Strengthening Middle Leadership
  • ‘Sticky Teaching’ helping your pupils learn for examination success
  • Raising Boys’ Achievement
  • NQT Behaviour Management Strategies and how to have an outstanding year.

The most popular inset topic this year is currently: ‘Sticky Teaching’ based on her forthcoming book.

Caroline also works with middle and senior leaders evaluating teaching and learning. She provides an impartial review of specific areas such as: the quality of marking and feedback, quality of lessons, pupil voice and conducts Learning Walks on the school’s priority areas. This allows the school to receive important feedback about how well they are doing and gives clear direction about what next steps they need to address.

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Don't take our word for it!

Caroline receives countless great evaluations. Please see attached some of the comments below to give you a flavour of the training/consultancy:

Deputy Heads comments who booked training:

Training on 'Sticky Teaching' to lead teachers 'The training was perfect for where we are as a school at the moment. Just what we needed to kick start next year's cpd strands. Excellent.'  Assistant Headteacher. Yorkshire.

Hereford College of Arts (after a series of 3 training sessions on teaching and learning): 'Ofsted recognised the impact of your sessions on Assessment for Learning on raising the quality of teaching, learning and assessment..If anyone can observe and coach colleagues to shift them to outstanding it is Caroline Bentley-Davies .' Dr J. Kettyle, Assistant Principal.

Primary Cluster (series of 3 trainings on AfL for outstanding lessons) 'I just wanted to say a big thank you for the AfL training you delievered on Friday. All feedback has been overwhelmingly positive and pleas from staff to try and book you again.' B. Medhurst, Deputy Head, Bradford area.