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CST announces partnership with CJK Associates The Confederation of School Trusts (CST) is delighted to announce a partnership with CJK Associates. CJK Associates are a specialist consultancy bringing a business-like mindset to the important mission of education.  They help school trusts with culture, strategy, organisational design and development, procurement, and fund-raising activities. Leora Cruddas, chief executive of CST said: “CJK Associates are an important addition to... Continue Reading
Press Releases
Statement from the Confederation of School Trusts on Autumn Planning Guidance It is the government’s intention for all pupils to be back to school in September. CST supports this ambition because: Prolonged absence from school is concerning academically, socially - and... Continue Reading
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.... Continue Reading
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