Teaching support

Accessing the full programme for iLowerSecondary

Only centres that have subscribed to iLowerSecondary will be able to access and deliver the full programme. If you are not an iLowerSecondary and would like find out more then complete our Expression of Interest form.

Professional Development

The Pearson Edexcel iLowerSecondary programme offers a wealth of Professional Development support to not only help you implement the curriculum, but to continue to develop your teachers.

This comes in the form of face-to-face training, online webinars and support material, and access to the iLowerSecondary pages of the Pearson International School Community.

For more information on the Professional Development support in your country, please contact your local Pearson representative.

Support for pedagogy and teaching methodology

Included in the Pearson Edexcel iLowerSecondary programme are comprehensive Teacher’s Guides for each subjects, outline the pedagogy behind the curriculum as well as teaching strategies and methods to engage students and help them to achieve their best results.

Support for short, medium and long-term planning

Included in the Pearson Edexcel iLowerSecondary programme are editable schemes of work, units of work and lesson plans for all subjects – so you have the flexibility to use our suggested plans, amend them for your local context, or just use them as inspiration to create your own plans.

Published resources for students and teachers

You can use any resources you wish to teach the Pearson Edexcel iLowerSecondary curriculum – but for extra support we have recommended and mapped some of Pearson’s world-renowned print and digital courseware for each subject. Combining the expertise of examiners with bestselling authors and teachers, these resources give you and your students in-depth support and guidance for all subjects: 

  • Inspire English (English) 
  • KS3 Maths Progress (Mathematics) 
  • Exploring Science: Working Scientifically (Science) 

Learn more about the range of published resources to support iLowerSecondary

Support for assessment

In order to prepare you and your students for the Year Six Achievement Test as best as possible, we provide a variety of assessment support:

  • Yearly Progress Tests in the style of the Year Nine Achievement Test
  • Sample Assessment Material
  • Specification Documents
  • Past papers
  • Examiner reports
  • Full results analysis service through ResultsPlus.


Find out more

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