Category Archives: Case Studies

Well done Akeley Wood Senior School!

Congratulations to Akeley Wood Senior School and the brilliant coaching team led by Lisa Stone.  Coachmark Award in record time!Continue Reading

Congratulations Boxgrove!

The coaching vision and mission at Boxgrove Primary School in Surrey ensures that every member of staff has access to developmental conversations – and staff speak highly of the effectiveness and motivation of this process. Ultimately of course, coaching is intrinsically linked to outcomes for children and there is an established way of thinking atContinue Reading

Southfield Park Primary School SHINE

Southfield Park Primary School has high expectations of success where every child can SHINE not just in their academic life but in their personal and social development as well. Their mission statement promises that if children are SUCCESSFUL in their learning, are HAPPY, are INSPIRED and are NURTURED they will EXCEL.   The coaching approach is woven into theContinue Reading

Ravenscote Excellence

Congratulations to Ravenscote Junior School in Frimley, Surrey on renewing their Coachmark Award at the same level showing how they sustain excellence and keep progressing. During our visit we were invited to a parent and pupil workshop on coaching in the classroom. There was a tangible buzz as pupils shared their strengths and goals withContinue Reading

Wilton and Barford School – First in the South West

Congratulations to Wilton and Barford C.E. V.C. Primary School in Wiltshire – the first school to achieve Coachmark in the South West! Jan Nock, Headteacher, described how the Coachmark Portfolio of Evidence allowed the school to reflect on what they’d already achieved and formulate next steps. She says its been refreshing for colleagues to reflectContinue Reading

Long Ditton Infant and Nursery School share their story

Monica Paines from Long Ditton Infant School talks frankly and enthusiastically about their coaching journey and the impact it’s had for the school community. Video 1: An infant assembly approach (1 min) Video 2: An effective strategy for dealing with a young child’s anger (2 mins) Video 3: Three years of coaching – what differenceContinue Reading

Congratulations to St. John’s Primary School, Redhill

  Congratulations to all at St. John’s Primary School in Redhill Surrey on achieving this award. Deputy Head, Hannah Fussell says coaching has definitely had an impact and staff are really engaged with it – ‘We can’t wait to roll it out with the children now!’ Lead coach, Jane Baker told us that the coachingContinue Reading

Manorfield – Flying the Flag for Coaching in Education

Congratulations to Manorfield Primary School in London on achieving Coachmark Gold Award. Manorfield is committed to the power of coaching. The school’s passion for this approach and the professional and personal difference it is making shone through in all the conversations we had at the school.   School commitment to on-going excellence is evident at every turnContinue Reading

Windsor High School Get Gold!

Windsor High School and Sixth form, Halesowen, have galloped into the history books back in June as the first secondary school in the country to take a Gold Coachmark Award.  During the assessmenet process the Coachmark Partner who conducted the assessment commented on the outstanding way that coaching is integrated into every aspect of theContinue Reading

Uplands Manor Primary Get Their Just Rewards!

  We are delighted to announce the successful achievement by Uplands Manor School of their Bronze Coachmark Award.  Outgoing, retiring Headteacher, Sue Gormley said “we’ve been building a coaching approach for a while now and this is a really good way to celebrate what we have achieved. I think coaching is really important to developingContinue Reading