better public services

Case Studies

Strategic Planning

See how we have developed strategies and policy in education, children’s services, SEN and beyond.

Isos carried out this review with great pace and skill, working with us in a flexible and iterative way to shape a clear set of recommendations and practical steps...

Strategic review of children’s services improvement in Swindon »

Rapid strategic review of the future of school improvement in Derbyshire »

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Delivery, Efficiency and Innovation

See how we have supported national and local governments and organisations to deliver effectively.

Isos’ support in this process was instrumental, not least the way that they provided real clarity about the questions we needed to address.

Supporting mainstream schools and settings: A “front door” to SEND services »

Support for Haringey Corporate Delivery Unit »

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Organisational Capacity

See how we have worked with top teams and whole staff groups to share skills and build delivery capacity.

Isos embodied the Teach First values of collaboration, commitment and excellence, in particular, which we look for in all of those we work with.

The future of education leadership in Norfolk »

Programme review of the Teach First initial teacher training partnership »

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Research and Evaluation

See how we have carried out ground-breaking research in education, children’s services, SEN and beyond.

The LGA / Isos children’s services research project should be essential reading for anyone interested in how authorities improve and develop.

Action research into the enablers of improvement in children’s services »

Research on funding for young people with SEN »

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