BlueSky Education, school CPD programme

Our Partners and Memberships

BlueSky partners with the leading UK and International Members Associations and trade bodies in Education. Our work with our partners ensures that we have a close relationship with key players in the education sector and understand the direction of travel for education policy, teacher performance management and quality assurance across the sector.

BlueSky Education is the only solution in its field endorsed by the Association of School and College Leaders and the Confederation of School Trusts for performance reviews, professional learning and quality assurance.

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Association of School and College Leaders (ASCL)

We are proud of our strong relationship with ASCL which has been established for over 10 years. We are the only ASCL Premier Partner endorsed for performance management, professional learning and self-evaluation. We work closely with ASCL to ensure BlueSky truly meets the needs of their members, and our clients.

Exclusive discount for ASCL members
Schools in the UK with an ASCL member receive a 10% discount on their first-year BlueSky subscription.

“ASCL is delighted to continue our partnership with BlueSky Education. BlueSky are ASCL’s longest serving partner and we are proud to work with them as they continue to provide fantastic support to school, college and trust leaders throughout the country. In these challenging times, their reassuring, collaborative approach and sharing of good practice is always welcomed by ASCL and its members.”

Geoff Barton, ASCL General Secretary

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The Confederation of School Trusts (CST)

CST is shaping the education policy agenda for school trusts.  Bringing together trusts in England from every region and of every size, CST has a strong, strategic presence with access to government and policy makers to drive real change for education on the big issues that matter most.

BlueSky and CST are currently working on a variety of projects to provide guidance on the performance review of trust executives.

“CST is proud to count BlueSky as a partner who shares our commitment to supporting the sector to build strong and sustainable practice. Both organisations believe that people are our most valuable resource. Through our continued partnership we look forward to helping the sector to implement supportive development practices that directly improve education outcomes.”

Leora Cruddas, Chief Executive of CST

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Institute of School Business Leadership (ISBL)

BlueSky is an ISBL Approved Partner and represents business leaders from schools across in England and Wales. ISBL employees use BlueSky to track their own professional development. The ISBL Professional Standards are incorporated in BlueSky, providing a powerful developmental tool for leaders.

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Stone King

BlueSky is proud to be associated with Stone King LLP. Externally recognised as a leading firm for education law in the UK, Stone King have specialists with deep sector experience in all aspects of school and college provision. In addition to advice on educational provision itself, their broader team daily advises on areas such as employment, property and procurement, and also have specialists advising on all aspects of school and college life.

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British Educational Suppliers Association (BESA)

BlueSky is an approved supplier for BESA, one of the most respected education authorities in the UK. Membership of BESA is recognised as the gold standard for education suppliers in the UK criteria and we are proud to be a member.

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British Schools in the Middle East (BSME)

The British Schools in the Middle East (BSME) is the largest dedicated network of British International Schools within the region. Providing a quality-assured network of schools helping Heads and Teachers share best practice and keep abreast of the latest educational developments. BSME has a large expanding network of schools in the Middle East.

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Council of British International Schools (COBIS)

COBIS serves British International Schools of global quality, and BlueSky has been a supporting member since 2015.

COBIS provides important and relevant insight into the needs of international schools globally, ensuring our support is aligned with the needs of our clients.

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Education Collaborative for International Schools (ECIS)

BlueSky joined ECIS in 2020, further demonstrating our commitment to working with organisations that represent our community. ECIS is a non-profit global membership organisation that supports schools in the areas of teacher development, leadership development, recruitment and human resources, governance, and risk, complemented by grants and awards. ECIS is made up of 500+ membership communities with 35k+ educators in 78 countries and BlueSky is delighted to work with.

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Federation of British International Schools in Asia (FOBISIA)

BlueSky joined the Federation of British International Schools in Asia (FOBISIA) in 2019, confirming its commitment to developing close relationships with leading schools. Membership of FOBISIA means we are now part of a key network for the region and will enable us to deepen our understanding of the specific needs and contexts.

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High Performance Learning (HPL)

High Performance Learning (HPL) is a mission-driven organisation, working with schools and teachers to change the face of education and deliver student high performance for the many. HPL is a proven, research-based, pedagogy-led approach, which relies on teachers and their professional capital to help self-improving schools make the gear change to become world class. Its impact on the school is dramatic and sustained. BlueSky was nominated to become a Supporting Partner by Dr Steffen Sommer, Principal at Doha College.

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Partners in Excellence (PiXL)

BlueSky is a member ‌of the PiXL Save scheme, we offer PiXL members free on training when purchasing BlueSky. Additional benefits are also available for trusts.

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World Class Schools Quality Mark

BlueSky is delighted to be recognised as a World Class Supplier. We have been nominated by a World Class School for providing a World Class standard of product and service. A significant number of our clients are members of the network, and we have an exclusive offer available to all World Class Schools.

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Headteacher Chat

BlueSky Education is a proud partner of HeadTeacher Chat, a dynamic online platform that connects and supports education professionals worldwide. With a focus on collaboration and professional development, HeadTeacher Chat offers a vibrant community where educators can exchange ideas, seek advice, and access valuable resources. Through forums, chat rooms, and social media channels, individuals can engage in meaningful discussions and build a network of like-minded professionals. By fostering collaboration and leveraging technology, HeadTeacher Chat empowers educators and contributes to positive change in the education field.