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The blog that inspires leaders in the UK education sector

Steve Taylor

Steve Taylor is executive headteacher of Robin Hood Multi-Academy Trust in the Midlands. Interested in collaborative education, innovation, coaching and leadership, Steve instigated ‘Pair and Share’ on Twitter which saw over 150 schools nationwide link up to share effective practice.

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MATs: a 'try before you buy' approach

Executive head Steve Taylor explains why his multi-academy trust are taking struggling schools on loan for a year as part of a ‘try before you buy’ scheme. Robin Hood Multi-Academy Trust formed in September 2016 with a clear vision: to test the boundaries of education, take risks and follow what we...