Legacy and Sustainability


Bradford for Teaching

BOA will provide funding to Bradford Teaching School Hub to lead the delivery of BfT. The overarching aim is to make: Bradford the first destination for high quality education professionals. Activity will focus around; digital campaigns, teacher ambassadors, IT to support ITT recruitment, and evidence informed approached to teacher retention.

CAER Projects and evaluations

Year 5 CAER activities are designed to improve opportunities for young people through education. CAERs goal is to remove health barriers to education (building and expanding on the existing work of Priority 4) and hardwiring evidence into activity across the Bradford OA.

Autism Project

In year 5 (academic year 2021-22) of the OA programme, CAER will expand the ‘Early Identification of Autism Study’ from 10 schools in Bradford to all primary schools in Bradford and York, with the aim of conducting 100 assessments, 80 in Bradford and 20 in York.

Digital makers

Digital Makers is adopting a whole systems approach, exploring how we can address the digital skills gap across secondary education, colleges, universities, and even into post-graduate study.

Act Early: Holme Wood

The Act Early: Holme Wood work brings the Turing Institute and other leading data science organisations together with local services and schools, to try to solve issues holding back one of Bradford (and the UK’s) most disadvantaged large housing estates – Holme Wood.

City of Research

The Head of Bradford Research School, will be funded one day per week to further embed the education strand of the City of Research. They will work closely with the Bradford Research Champions.

Bradford Research Champions

The Research Active network disseminates new learning on removing health barriers to learning across the Bradford district. Research Active schools will be better able to identify effective interventions, supporting sustained improvement.

Alliance for Life Chances

Project to scope options for developing and driving forward an initial 20 year plan for change – linked to key LA strategic plans. Click here for more info.