What you can do

Education Champions programme benefits

Expertise and resources

  • Ongoing tailored support and advice from a named point of contact
  • Initial needs assessment and regular meetings to develop an action plan
  • A set of Stonewall's education resources and discount on further resources
  • Half-day training for relevant central staff
  • Annual seminar giving you a chance to share good practice with other academy chains

Benchmarking and assessment

  • Annual student survey on pupil experience of homophobic, biphobic and transphobic bullying and language provided by Stonewall for you to use in your schools
  • Assistance in your submission to the annual Education Equality Index to assess your progress and achievements and benchmark yourselves against other academy chains

Visibility and branding

  • Exclusive use of Stonewall's Education Champions logo to let your key stakeholders know that you incorporate the values of inclusion and equality and take proactive steps to prevent and tackle bullying
  • Two free job advertisements on Stonewall's Proud Employers website

Discounted rates

  • School Champions membership at a discounted rate for your individual schools (includes one place per school on Stonewall's CPD-accredited teacher training)
  • Initial Teacher Training courses at a reduced price
  • Annual Stonewall Education for All conference tickets at the discounted rate