From our early connection with the Training and Development Agency, and with the National College for School Leadership, we have been committed to working in partnership with all kinds of organisations within the schools sector.

In addition to our wide ranging network of content experts here are some of the organisations we are working with:

Via our partnership we provide member schools with free, bespoke, easy-to-use data reports

The National Literacy Trust has been our partner charity since 2016. We also support its Business Pledge. Members of The Key can receive a 20% discount on NLT membership.

All governors placed via Governors for Schools are entitled to an 6-month free trial of the The Key. We have also worked together to produce free e-learning.

We are members of BESA, the British Educational Suppliers Association, the leading trade association for educational suppliers.

How can you work with us?

To discuss a bespoke partnership package for your local authority or multi-academy trust, contact

To discuss creating content with us, contact

To discuss media campaigns, contact

For marketing and commercial partnerships, contact

Alternatively, please send us a message via our Contact Us page

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Our expertise

With membership of The Key, you’ve got our experts at your fingertips, giving you accurate, impartial answers, quickly. Over the years we have carefully built up a well-rounded network of expertise, including our independent in-house research team, specialist associate experts, contacts throughout the sector and close relationships with teaching schools.

We do not use commercial affiliates: we only use experts who can provide information and guidance that is in your best interests.