The KTSA is currently involved in several Research & Development projects. If you would like to know more about any of these projects please contact us 

South West Leaders of Education

Following a successful pilot,  teaching schools in the South West will be ooking to future designate South West Leaders of Education.

We will be running a recruitment round in the latter part of the summer term

More details will appear here soon



Closing the Gap

We are currently working with the NCTL Closing the gap R&D project. The project is supporting us to trial a number of interventions to measure their impact on pupil performance.

St Columb Minor academy are leading on this project and are trialling;

  • Growth Mindsets
  • Breakthroughs for Literacy


Recently Qualified Teachers with Leadership potential

We will be looking to accept applications to this programme for September 2016 – when applications open you will find the application link here

Details of this yearsFollowing a programme can be found in the attached flyer DEVELOPING FUTURE LEADERS RQTL


Future Senior System Leaders

20 Leaders from across the South west have been participating in a collaboratively run programme designed to support leaders who will be soon running MAT’s. We will be running this programme again from September 2016 and further details will appear here soon