National Tutoring Programme Tuition Partners: Year 1 (2020-21) resources

Practical recommendations and resources for schools and tutoring organisations based on the best available evidence on effective tutoring.

The following resources are available to read/download:

National Tutoring Programme Tuition Partner: Year 1 (2020-21) - Reflections on scaling interventions to create system change

This report summarises successes and challenges of the inaugural year of NTP Tuition Partners, identifying key points to consider for the following areas when scaling up interventions:

  • Programme design
  • Programme delivery
  • Data and evaluation
  • Sector engagement
  • System changes
  1. Updated: 3rd September, 2021

    NTP TP Y1: Reflections on scaling interventions to create system change

Lessons Learnt from National Tutoring Programme (NTP) Tuition Partners: Year 1 (Y1)

This brief guide shares common challenges and solutions identified by tutoring organisations during the first year of the National Tutoring Programme.

Download the guide below for key challenges and top tips on:

  1. school and pupil engagement
  2. delivery and systems
  3. quality assurance
  4. safeguarding

Based on insights from the 33 approved Tuition Partners delivering Y1 of the NTP Tuition Partners (2020−21) and lessons learnt from the central team.

  1. Updated: 13th August, 2021

    Lessons Learnt from NTP Tuition Partners: Y1

Best Tutoring Practice for Schools

This brief guide aims to help state schools in England make the most of tutoring opportunities available through NTP Tuition Partners: Y1 (2020-21).

Key messages are based on the best available evidence for the tutoring models delivered in Y1.

  1. Updated: 13th August, 2021

    Best Tutoring Practice Briefing for Schools

  2. Updated: 13th August, 2021

    NTP Best Tutoring Practice: Key Messages

Best Tutoring Practice for Tutoring Organisations

This brief guide aims to help tutoring providers in England to align their work with the tutoring opportunities available through NTP Tuition Partners: Y1 (2020-21), maximising the benefits of the programme for disadvantaged pupils throughout England. 

Key messages are based on the best available evidence for the tutoring models delivered in Y1.

  1. Updated: 13th August, 2021

    Best Tutoring Practice For Tutoring Organisations

  2. Updated: 13th August, 2021

    NTP Key Messages For Tutoring Organisations

Supporting online tuition at home

This brief guide aims to support schools participating in Y1 of the NTP Tuition Partners programme to maximise the impact of tuition delivered remotely to pupils at home.

  1. Updated: 13th August, 2021

    NTP Supporting online tuition at home Briefing for schools

Supporting parental engagement

Whether a child is receiving NTP Tuition Partners tuition in school, or remotely at home under limited accepted circumstances, ensuring that parents and carers are aware of how and why their child is involved in the NTP Tuition Partners Year 1 programme can help to increase the chances of positive impact on pupils’ academic attainment.

These practical resources can help schools consider what families need to know to support their child with tuition.

  1. Updated: 13th August, 2021

    TP summary for schools to share with families

  2. Updated: 13th August, 2021

    Working with families to support NTP tuition Templates

  3. Updated: 13th August, 2021

    Working with families to support NTP tuition Template email letter content