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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...


Diploma in Trauma Mental Health
November 29, 2021

Plymouth City Council funded 11 Day Blended Learning Diploma Courses 2022 for Staff in Plymouth Schools

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Professor Tamsin Ford (University of Exeter Medical School) states that “schools are a front line service in relation to mental health” (2018) In light of this, our practical skills based training course underpinned by over 1000 evidence-based psychological,…
Nov 17, 2021

Greenshaw Research School Newsletter

The November edition of Greenshaw Research School's newsletter is now available. This…
Nov 16, 2021

Plymouth Secondary Leadership Development Programme Event

We are delighted to invite you to our inaugural event for the Plymouth Leadership…
Nov 16, 2021

Plymouth Leadership Development Programme - Effective Teaching & Learning

We are delighted to invite you to our first teaching and learning event, open to all…
SEND Classroom
Nov 01, 2021

The Strategic Leadership of SEND in Schools - Save the Date!

Plymouth Council and Whole School SEND are organising two sessions for Headteachers,…

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