Since the Smart School Council model is a new approach for schools, we begin the programme by training up two members of staff from each school. This generates enthusiasm and helps staff to become confident when they return to school to explain it to colleagues and pupils.
 
We would aim for a few schools to take this offer up and host a training at one of our existing member schools in Oldham. In our experience, this helps to We could work with up to 25 schools per cohort including primary, secondary, SEN and PRU as we have experienced member schools. To watch a case study of how a Smart School Council works, click here.