‘We believe in the power and potential of people.’
The teaching and learning of our curriculum enables adults and children to fulfil this vision by:
Our knowledge-rich curriculum is based on the MAT values and is designed to ensure children and staff have opportunities to:
Co-operate and collaborate
A key principle of the Oak Trees MAT is that each school has autonomy on its curriculum intent. i.e. the planned knowledge it wants its pupils to learn.
Central to the core values of Oak Trees is that collaboration is at the heart of school improvement and for this reason, each school will implement its curriculum according to the following agreed principles:
Intent, Implementation and Impact
On each school website you will be able to see the Intent, Implementation and Impact of the schools’ curriculum delivery within their school.
Each school delivers their curriculum under the framework of the MAT curriculum rationale above but bespoke to the individual nature and needs of their community. MAT leaders work collaboratively to ensure an agreed strategic direction for the curriculum under the MAT umbrella, but it is down to the individual schools to ensure that their curriculum is of the highest quality for their pupils.
The rationale above highlights the elements of the curriculum which are common and those where the schools have the discretion to innovate for the individual and unique communities of each school.
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