From the 1st April 2016 the Virtual Staff College has changed its name to the Staff College.

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Virtual Staff College in partnership with the RSA

Changing the narrative: a new conversation between the citizen and the state.

Click here to find out more about the research Click here to view the interview with Charles Leadbeater, ‘Beyond Beveridge’.

Featured Reading

The middle tier in education – a policy position from Prospect

This national and international research paper looks at how successful educational settings, from early years …read more

What the best education systems are doing right

Fifty years ago, both South Korea and Finland had terrible education systems. Finland was at …read more

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Leadership Academy Programme 2015/16

Registration for the 2015/16 series of Leadership Academy seminars is now open.

The Leadership Academy Programme aims to provide professional development opportunities, which are either themed to specific areas of policy and practice or focused on specific ‘wicked issues’ currently facing those in senior leadership positions in services for children, young people and families.

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Upcoming Events

Future Directors Programme - End of Programme Seminar

11th May, 2016 9:30 am

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The Leadership Academy

12th May, 2016 9:30 am

Austerity, demand and resources: new models of delivery For more information and to access the …read more