Research and analysis
Outstanding primary school leadership in England
A research report detailing the findings of a study of outstanding primary school leadership.
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Freedom to lead: a study of outstanding primary school leadership in England - technical annex, 20 outstanding primary schools, 5 years on
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Freedom to lead: a study of outstanding primary school leadership in England - technical annex, literature review
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A report and supporting documents examining a sample of schools, many operating in challenging circumstances. It aims to understand what part leadership, including governance, plays in their success.