The London Schools Excellence Fund (LSEF) was a large programme which was commissioned through a number of funding rounds. The overall responsibility for the programme was led by the Education and Youth Team, GLA and programme management was undertaken through a number of different arrangements:
Round 1 – Education and Youth Team, GLA
Round 2 – Rocket Science with the Teacher Development Trust, managing agents commissioned by the GLA
Round 3 – English: the key to integration, managed by the Delivery Team, GLA working with the Social Policy Team, GLA
Other Round 3 projects x 3 were managed by the Education and Youth Team, GLA
Additional support for the projects was provided on evaluation by Project Oracle and on communication, knowledge dissemination and sharing of practice/learning by London Leadership Strategy.