School identity and decision making in federations and academy trusts – Registration is closed
A session to learn about the growth of the Aquinas Trust and the realities of working in formal collaboration with other schools (formal collaborations include partnerships of VA schools under executive leadership, VA school federations and multi-academy trusts).
Speaker: Kathy Griffiths, CEO, Aquinas Trust (Kathy is an experienced CEO who has successfully grown her trust to include 11 academies.)
Target audience: Heads and Chairs who are interested in how schools can join formal collaborations and maintain their character and identity.
The session will highlight:
- benefits of formal collaborations for Aquinas schools
- obstacles and how they have been overcome
- provide an honest assessment of the realities of working in formal collaborations