School Improvement Activities

Challenge Partner Visits

All partner schools/academies will have a termly School Challenge Partner meeting with an experienced leader of school improvement.  The Autumn term visit will support governors with the performance  management of the Headteacher.  Schools/academies can request their preferred colleague for this visit.


Governor Training

  • All  schools/academies are asked to identify up to two data governors who will attend training and meet  termly. You can send new governors to these sessions if your data governors move on!
  • All KTSA governors are invited to attend an Annual Conference. This year’s conference is 5th May 2017
  • Chairs of Governors  meet to discuss topical issues and problem solve. These sessions are led by a National Lead Governor.

Moderation Sessions 

Termly moderation sessions are held for Foundation Stage, Year 1, KS1, Years 3/4/5 and KS2. All sessions are led by experienced teachers and relevant year group staff are invited to attend.

Subject Specialist Groups

Maths, Literacy, Foundation Stage and Assessment leaders groups meet regularly for those wishing to share expertise and best practice


We provide a school-hours helpline service for schools/academies and promise to respond within 24 hours of contact. (Monday to Friday)