Our Vision

Camden is a place where everyone has a chance to thrive and where nobody gets left behind.

Camden Learning is a force for excellence and impact, driving the establishment of a school-led system where members share responsibility for ensuring all our children thrive, enjoy learning and achieve well, so they leave school as confident, successful learners and good citizens.

Our goals: what we will achieve

  • High standards
  • Exceptional schools
  • No child left behind
  • Joint endeavour
  • A centre of innovation and excellence
  • Active, global citizens

Our priorities for 2017-2020: what we will do

1

Build Camden Learning as a force for improvement
  • Intelligence – Progress and impact
  • Capacity building for a self-improving system
  • Developing a commercially sustainable business model
  • Establishing a strong company

2

Develop great teachers and inspiring learners
  • Attracting and developing new teachers to Camden and developing them
  • Early Years – gaps and practice
  • Primary – Hubs and attendance
  • Secondary – maths, hubs and attendance
  • Post-16 – connected curriculum/ STEAM
  • Cross-Phase – SEND, White British

3

Attract, develop and retain the best leaders
  • Securing good or better – Ofsted readiness
  • Moving from good to great
  • Camden Leadership Strategy
  • Middle Leaders
  • Attracting and developing the best governors-NLGs
  • Erasmus Project – learning from global best practice.

4

Enrich learning in Camden
  • Capitalising on Camden
  • A focus on place and engaging communities – Civic governance
  • Enriching the professional horizon-promote new thinking
  • Intelligence – Progress and impact
  • Capacity building for a self-improving system
  • Developing a commercially sustainable business model
  • Establishing a strong company
  • Attracting and developing new teachers to Camden and developing them
  • Early Years – gaps and practice
  • Primary – Hubs and attendance
  • Secondary – maths, hubs and attendance
  • Post-16 – connected curriculum/ STEAM
  • Cross-Phase – SEND, White British
  • Securing good or better – Ofsted readiness
  • Moving from good to great
  • Camden Leadership Strategy
  • Middle Leaders
  • Attracting and developing the best governors-NLGs
  • Erasmus Project – learning from global best practice.
  • Capitalising on Camden
  • A focus on place and engaging communities – Civic governance
  • Enriching the professional horizon-promote new thinking

Our approach: how we will do it

  • Enable practitioners to lead, drive and inspire
  • Use collaboration and networks to improve and  share practice
  • Keep a forensic focus on teaching and learning
  • Share intelligence and act on evidence
  • Joint enterprise between Camden schools and the Council
  • Access the best from beyond Camden
  • Create a culture of collective and civic responsibility
  • Energise schools and the community and build pride in the Camden partnership
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