NAHT Aspire Teaching and Leadership Innovation Fund

In February 2017, the DFE announced the launch of the Teaching and Leadership Innovation Fund (TLIF). We are pleased to announce that EdisonLearning and NAHT have been successful in our bid for funding from the programme. Our successful bid reinforces the theme of taking ownership of professional standards. It also supports our belief that [...]

2017-10-23T10:58:20+00:00 October 16th, 2017|

Congratulations to Oakham Church of England School

Oakham C of E school was subject to a full Ofsted inspection on 19th and 20th September and we are delighted to hear that the School has received a good judgement. The school has worked in partnership with NAHT Aspire since January 2017 and Executive Head Teacher, Steve Cox has developed a leadership and [...]

2017-10-12T08:50:14+00:00 October 12th, 2017|

NAHT Aspire – What it’s done for us

In the latest Edition of NAHT Leadership Focus we look back at the 3 years since the launch of NAHT Aspire and how the programme continues to evolve and deliver sustainable improvement for our partner schools and Trusts. The full article is below:

2017-10-04T09:57:39+00:00 October 4th, 2017|

We are hiring

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2017-10-16T14:44:13+00:00 October 3rd, 2017|

Reminder: Check your school’s data by 15th September

The performance tables data checking exercise is open until 5pm on Friday 15th September. Schools are asked to check their pupil level data and, if necessary, submit requests to amend the data on which their performance measures are calculated. You must submit confirmation of data even if you have no amendments to make. Any changes to [...]

2017-09-08T08:49:45+00:00 September 8th, 2017|

Sutton Trust Report June 2017 – Chain Effects 2017

The Sutton Trust in its fourth annual report on academy chains, Chain Effects 2017 – The impact of academy chains on low income students, reveals the continued lack of impact academy chains are having in turning around the low attainment levels of disadvantaged students, a stated aim of the original sponsored academies programme. In [...]

2017-07-21T14:34:15+00:00 July 21st, 2017|

Second school at Grenestede Academy judged GOOD!

Just a month after the sister school was inspected, Halsford Park Primary – part of the Grenstede Academy has also received an overall Good judgement at inspection. (See news story 5th June for Baldwin’s Hill) The Executive Head Teacher Glenn Livingstone, previously led Hangleton Junior, Hove to a Good judgement in 2014 whilst part [...]

2017-07-18T11:50:28+00:00 July 19th, 2017|

West Borough – Outstanding for Leadership and Early Years Provision. So well deserved!

At a recent inspection, West Borough Primary School received an overall Good judgement including Outstanding for Leadership and for Early Years Foundation Stage. The dedicated team at West Borough Primary school had to wait nearly 2 ½ years for this visit. This time they got the recognition they truly deserve. Having taken part in [...]

2017-07-18T11:58:56+00:00 July 18th, 2017|

NAHT Aspire bucks the trend in inspection outcomes!

Ofsted has issued official statistics and an analysis of inspection outcomes for the period September 2016 to the end of March 2017 that highlights how well primary schools partnering with NAHT Aspire / EdisonLearning are thriving.   The Report notes ‘a lack of improvement of schools that require improvement over previous years’ and that [...]

2017-07-07T09:37:16+00:00 July 7th, 2017|