Teachers' Institute 2012

Teachers' Institute 2012

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Teachers and education professionals are invited to apply for this amazing week-long CPD opportunity

An unforgettable week in Westminster

Teachers of citizenship and related subjects and education professionals can apply to experience this intensive, informative and unforgettable week based at the Houses of Parliament.

This year's Teachers' Institute will take place 2-6 July 2012.

You'll live in Westminster, and immerse yourself in the politics of Parliament. 

The programme covers travel costs (for UK delegates), residential accommodation and most meals. All resources, workshops and events are free of charge.

How to apply

Applications are now open.

Fill in the appropriate form from the following options and email it to us by 23 March to be considered for a place.

If you have trouble downloading an application form, please contact us and we can send you an alternative format.

Teachers' Institute: What can you expect?

The programme offers:

  • A tour of Westminster Palace
  • The chance to watch a debate in the chambers
  • Q&A with members from both Houses
  • Informative sessions and resources to improve your knowledge of Parliament and democracy
  • Activities that will help you develop classroom resources
  • Networking opportunities

You can also see photos from previous institutes and read about the experience of other teachers.


Teacher training enquiries

Education Service
Houses of Parliament
London SW1A 2TT
020 7219 1134

Regional events in 2012

Find out more about all-day events in Norwich and Dundee designed to help students and teachers find out more about Parliament.