Reclaim your summer resource hub
- How to review your curriculum
Follow our step-by-step process, using our curriculum audit to identify strengths and areas for improvement.
- Alternative to guided reading: whole-class reading
Some schools are moving away from 'carousel' guided reading sessions and implementing whole-class reading. Learn how this approach can work and how to introduce it in your school.
Planning for the year ahead
- Key dates and assembly ideas for school leaders
Stay up to date with our downloadable planner which includes statutory deadlines, exams, conferences, religious holidays, and national and international initiatives.
- ASP: analysing your data (primary)
In this article, we provide an overview of the information included in the primary Analyse School Performance (ASP) service.
- ASP: analysing your data (secondary)
In this article, we provide an overview of the information included in the secondary Analyse School Performance (ASP) service.
- What not to do with pupil performance data
Here are 5 common data practices that you could stop doing, and strategies to use instead, to identify what your pupils know and drive down teacher workload.
- KS2 SATs: applying for a review of results
Understand the circumstances in which you can apply for a review of pupils' test results, how you can do this and whether you'll be charged.
- Appeals and reviews of exam results
In this article, we summarise guidance from the Joint Council for Qualifications on making enquiries about results (EARs) and appealing exam results.
- Safeguarding INSET pack 2018/19
Download your free updated safeguarding INSET pack here.
Have you heard about our NEW safeguarding whole school package?Our whole school package is designed to save you time planning, training and updating staff, while making it easy to deliver the training, track completion, and identify gaps in knowledge.
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- Staff handbooks
Save yourself time by reading what to include in your staff handbook, and using our examples from schools for inspiration.
- Staff induction: your step-by-step guide
Use these tips to plan an induction that helps you get as much as you can out of your new staff.
School improvement planning
- Tips for writing your school self-evaluation form (SEF)
Use our prompts when writing your self-evaluation form (SEF) to help you evaluate your school’s provision.
- Template and sample self-evaluation forms (SEF): primary
Use our downloadable SEF template to structure your school's self-evaluation in line with the judgement areas of the Common Inspection Framework.
- Template and sample self-evaluation forms (SEF): secondary
Use our downloadable SEF template to complete your school's self-evaluation in line with the judgement areas of the Common Inspection Framework.
- School improvement plan: template and checklist
Download our resources to support you with your school improvement planning, including a template school improvement plan (SIP) and a checklist to help you evaluate your SIP.
Subject, department, year group and key stage action planning
- Departmental and subject action plan template
Download our departmental and subject action plan template to help you plan and evaluate improvements in your department or subject.
- How to evaluate the effectiveness of your department
Read on for details of 7 key actions to take when evaluating your subject department, featuring tips from our experts on analysing results, conducting pupil voice surveys and creating an action plan.
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