Adam Medlycott is a researcher in the Curriculum & Learning area of The Key for School Leaders. Adam previously taught as a primary school teacher and survived to tell the tale. He specialises in answering questions on SATs and testing and loves talking about scaled scores.
Adam Wainwright is a researcher in the School Evaluation and Improvement area of The Key for School Leaders. He specialises in answering questions on publicly available performance data, and how this can be used by schools to benchmark their own cohorts against national figures. He is also an avid reader of the inspection handbook.
Amy Cook the editor of Key insights. She is also a research team leader on The Key for School Leaders. Amy specialises in answering questions about pupil welfare, SEN management, engaging parents, and safeguarding. She is the vice chair of governors at a large primary school in Islington.
Fergal Roche is chief executive of The Key. Fergal has led the development of The Key since it was founded as part of a 2007 government sponsored pilot. He is also chair of governors at a secondary school in south London, and sits on the board of George Abbot school (academy) in Surrey.
Nathan Easey is the insights manager at The Key. He collects and analyses our data on member activity and considers what insights it provides about the challenges facing schools. Quite often this means making sure he's picked exactly the right shade of purple for the graph he's preparing. He is also the star of our most popular sector in 100 seconds film, on the road to full academisation.