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MATs & Groups

A simple to use, cost effective school improvement tool for trusts and groups of schools that meets the needs of your central team and individual schools, no matter the number of schools or members of staff you look after.

What Does It Do?

Group View

See at a glance which schools are actively using the system. View both aggregated and disaggregated reports for T&L quality assurance, track appraisals and development requirements across your group with the ability to log central team visit reports and access individual school level data.

Button to Group View

T&L Quality Assurance

Using forms tailored to your trust, capture all your QA activities (lesson visits/walks, book looks or discussions with stakeholders). Get insightful analysis at subject, year group and school level which feeds into group level view. Summarise development points at school and trust level.

Professional Learning & CPD

Manage CPD requests and keep track of coaching and project based development activities that are driving your schools’ improvement. Your central professional learning lead can access all school level detail.

Staff Appraisal and Development

Ensure you have a consistent appraisal approach and forms across your schools and your central team. Simple coaching based appraisal process that draws on trust as well as school objectives. Group View provides summary reporting for your HR team. Includes anonymised pay review reports at school level.

Modules available:

T&L Quality Assurance

Staff Appraisal and Development

Professional Development/CPD

360/Self Review

School Development (SEF/SDP)

Mix and match your modules to suit your group and its evolution. Each school can have its own approach or you can insist on consistency to aid trust development.

Easily switch between schools and assign each school a region, size and Ofsted rating for filtering data later on.

Screenshot of the Lessons Learned Deep Dives and Quality Assurance system

See aggregated data for quality assurance across all your schools, even if each school does things slightly differently.

Who Benefits?


  • Flexible approach – consistency balanced with autonomy for your schools
  • Fully tailorable forms and processes to meet your needs
  • Clear picture of school improvement activity across your schools
  • Central team see what school teams see!


  • Saves leaders time in recording and analysing information
  • Focused reporting identifies issues early
  • See development at whole school and subject level
  • Individual teacher development structured and managed


  • Full profile to help them manage their development
  • Access to all published QA about their practice
  • Involvement in their appraisal and coaching process


  • Impact of the school improvement activity on their education
  • Opportunity to contribute to school improvement as part of QA process

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