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       Welcome to the Plymouth Place-based School Improvement Portal

Plymouth’ Multi Academy Trusts and the city’s 19 secondary schools have committed to working together to improve outcomes for their young people across the city. Working closely with key partners such as the Education Endowment Fund, Plymouth Local Authority, the Regional Schools’ Commissioner, and others, secondary Headteachers, MAT CEOs and their leadership teams have chosen to take a collaborative and sustainable approach to ensure rapid school improvement.

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The Strategy consists of 3 Strands...


Kingsbrideg Research School Newsletter Summer
May 16, 2022

Kingsbridge Research School Newsletter

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The first newsletter of this Summer term is now available from Kingsbridge Research School. Included in this edition is a new blog on Metacognition, a new EEF Pupil Premium menu and part 3 of John Rodgers' blog on Secondary Literacy. The newsletter can be…
Plymouth Institute
May 03, 2022

Plymouth Institute of Education SEND Green Paper Consultation

This webinar has a focus on the recently published SEND Green paper with an aim to cast…
Ofsted Roadshows Small
May 03, 2022

Plymouth Ofsted Middle Leader Roadshows

Ofsted will be delivering a roadshow (20th June) explaining how inspectors use deep dives…
Green Paper SEND
Apr 28, 2022

SEND Green Paper – high level summary of key policy themes and proposals

Send Green Paper - summary from the Confederation of School Trusts from Leora Cruddas CBE…
Curriculum Excellence Conference
Apr 25, 2022

Curriculum Excellence Conference - New Dates

As you will be aware we had to postpone Event 1 of the Curriculum Excellence work across…

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