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Online CPD programme supported by CST and NTA, powered by BlueSky The Confederation of School Trusts (CST) is working with BlueSky to provide a specific programme of free CPD webinars to schools and trusts as they navigate the challenges COVID-19 presents. BlueSky professional learning platform combined with expert facilitation will enable leaders and teachers to experience and evidence quality professional learning directly relevant to the current need. This partnership has created... Continue Reading
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National helpline to support parents with home learning A new national helpline for parents and carers will provide personalised support and advice on home learning to support pupils until schools re‐open. StarLine is a free telephone helpline which... Continue Reading
Steve Rollett joins CST The Confederation of School Trusts (CST) is delighted to announce that Steve Rollett will be joining us as Deputy CEO. Steve is an experienced school leader and a national policy... Continue Reading
The Confederation of School Trusts backs new national online academy The Confederation of School Trusts (CST) is very pleased to support the new Oak National Academy, with teachers supporting their peers. The Oak National Academy will be a landmark national... Continue Reading
CST press release – Ofqual guidance Commenting on the publication of guidance from Ofqual which set out details about how GCSEs, AS and A levels will be awarded this summer, Leora Cruddas, Chief Executive of the... Continue Reading
NFER Research Teaching Autonomy – CST press release Commenting on new research from National Foundation for Educational Research (NFER), ‘Teacher Autonomy: how does it relate to job satisfaction and retention.’ Leora Cruddas, Chief Executive of the Confederation of... Continue Reading
School Resource Management Advisor pilot evaluation Commenting on the School Resource Management Advisory (SRMA) pilot evaluation report, Leora Cruddas, Chief Executive of the Confederation of School Trusts (CST) said: “The Confederation of School Trusts welcomes this... Continue Reading