Do you have a good research idea but need some support and some thinking time to make it happen? Do you want to develop your teaching skills or understand education practice better? Do you want to be a part of the future of teaching in your sector? Applications are now open for the 2017/18 Practitioner Research Programme run by the Education and Training Foundation (ETF). Applications from all parts of the sector and disciplines are welcome. There are some key areas of focus which will attract preference: Maths and English teaching and Improvement in or development of technical teaching and the curriculum. The deadline for application is Monday 25 September 2017 at 5.00pm. More information is here.