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                                                                                                                                                     10, 11, 12 November 2021

Streamed sessions one

12:10 - 13:00


Innovation and collaboration

Unpack the lessons from innovating at speed and gain strategies to collaborate for change

Matt Hood OBE, Founder and Principal, Oak National Academy



Instructional coaching for trust-wide school improvement: learnings from the field

Mark Gregory, Regional Director for Secondary (Birmingham), Ark Schools and Platinum Faculty Member of the Leverage Leadership Institute


Joint ventures

Release assets and drive efficiencies through joint ventures and alternative funding streams


Impactful Curriculum design

Research-informed primary curriculum underpinned by powerful knowledge, core skills and great pedagogy

Stef Edwards, Trust Leader, Learn Academy Trust


Mergers and partnerships

A look at mergers between smaller MATs and an exploration of the principle of partnerships and the impact on office functions and staffing

John McDermott, Finance Director, Robin Hood Trust

Steve Taylor, CEO, Robin Hood Trust