Membership

As a large community of over 24,000 teaching professionals, we are more able to effect the changes needed to ensure D&T remains high on the curriculum in both primary and secondary schools. The bigger our membership the more clout we have, and our voices are more likely to be heard.

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Ryan Ball, D&T Association Director of Education, summarizes our E-learning Primary and Secondary course offerings

Primary Membership Options

Primary Membership Options

Design and Technology helps you to teach Maths, English and Science and other compulsory subjects on the curriculum, in a fun manner putting these subjects into context, making them easier to digest and more understandable to younger primary age pupils. Access primary resources and CPD to support the delivery of Design and Technology in your school.

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Secondary Membership Options

Secondary Membership Options

Secondary School membership offers exceptional support for teachers in the classroom. The information available is a valuable source of ongoing CPD. We aim to constantly support and improve teacher knowledge and skills, especially in fast-paced subjects such as Design and Technology and Engineering.

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Corporate Membership Options

Corporate Membership Options

Corporate membership enables your organisation to raise its profile to the teaching profession. Corporate members are highly visible, and directly contactable by anyone seeking Design and Technology advice and supplies from within education. A full complement of member benefits and opportunities. Click to find out more.

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Consultant Membership Options

Consultant Membership Options

Membership includes all Design and Technology Association publications, full listing within the consultant directory enabling you to promote your services. Consultants also have the opportunity to work with us to deliver and develop CPD for primary and secondary members.

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The D&T Association Member new initiatives

Reminding you of all the D&T Association’s recent new initiatives

  • Continued to move with the times to ensure teachers continue to learn and develop with our new E-Learning courses and live digital CPD sessions, whilst your confidence in attending our face-to-face courses builds again.
  • Launched an extensive and well-attended program of FREE online webinars and online networking meetings. This is set to grow over the coming year – meaning more for you to choose from and attend
  • Introduced an inspiring podcast series Designed for Life – top 20 of the ‘Best Curriculum Podcasts for 2021
  • Launched Blueprint 1000 to bring the worlds of business and education closer together.
  • Further developed Teachers in Residence, offering you the opportunity to work in an industrial setting, taking your learning back to the classroom to the benefit of your pupils

Your benefits keep on getting better

  • D&T Subject magazines will keep you updated and supported. Read about the services offered by our corporate members when making purchasing decisions for your department.
  • Inspiring articles and case studies in every issue of Designing and D&T Practice to help you in the classroom
  • Over 80% of our classroom resources are now FREE to our members
  • As part of a membership of over 23k, engage with like-minded members at networking meetings and keep up to date with the latest initiatives and changes within the worlds of primary and secondary education.
  • Get involved with our advocate and webinar program supporting and advising colleagues around the country
  • Let us know your news and achievements; we will share them with our members – helping and inspiring teachers across the country