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The material under this theme contains practice having the most impact in improving leadership and management in schools. This includes aspects of performance management, governance, curriculum design and self-evaluation. It also includes case studies of schools which have improved to or maintained a good or outstanding Ofsted result and examples of school to school support and networking.

Leadership and management - Hertfordshire case studies

A team effort: effective leadership that also encourages pupils to be leaders: Welwyn St Mary’s Church of England VA Primary School (PDF/399kb)

DateMay 2015
Key stagesEYFS-KS2
ThemesLeadership, governance,
Ofsted outstanding

From ‘requires improvement’ to ‘outstanding’ in two years: Brockswood Primary and Nursery School  (PDF/1MB)

DateJuly 2015
Key stagesEYFS-KS2
ThemesOfsted outstanding, behaviour, aspirations

Improving pupil outcomes in a cross-phase federation:  Almond Hill Junior School and The Barclay School (PDF/521kb)

DateNovember 2015
Key stagesKS2-KS5

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