What is BlueSky and how will it support staff and school development?


This free online event for School Leaders is an Introduction to BlueSky in order to highlight a developmental approach to staff performance aligned with professional learning & quality assurance.

The session will showcase how BlueSky can support staff appraisal and review with a developmental focus through professional learning and quality assurance whilst at the same time supporting school improvement.

BlueSky offers granular and holistic reporting which provides quality intelligence to inform evidence-based decision making.

Heard of BlueSky but not sure what it is all about?

Saw BlueSky years ago but are unaware of recent developments?

If you are a School Leader then this online event is for you!

Darren Bunyan is Head of New Business at BlueSky. He works with school leaders to provide the opportunity to explore BlueSky and discuss how it can fulfil their requirements. Darren understands the complexities and context and has worked with many schools over the years, supporting their strategic aims through BlueSky, in 37 countries around the world.

Accessing the online event

Following registration for this event you will receive an email from Eventbrite confirming your place. If you did not create an account at the time of booking, or someone else booked on your behalf, you will need to create an Eventbrite account. Open the email, select ‘Claim Your Order’ and then choose a password. Make a note of your email address used to make the booking and password – you will need these to access link to the event.

A minimum of 48 hours before the event begins you will receive another email from Eventbrite containing a link to the Eventbrite Online Event page. Login to Eventbrite, using the same email and password you used to create your account. You will now have access to the online event link. This link must not be shared with other people.

Please test the link the day before the event to make sure you can connect. If you need help please email info@otsa.org.uk or call 01235 856500 in good time before the event begins. We will be unable to help during the event itself. Please note, if you unsubscribe from Eventbrite before the event takes place you will not receive any further emails from Eventbrite and will therefore not be able to access the event.

Participation in the online event

Our online events aim to be interactive and you will be expected to have your camera and microphone on, although your microphone should be muted. We may use ‘Raised Hands’, ‘Reactions’, ‘Chat’, ‘Polls’, shared whiteboards and shared screens during the session. We may also use ‘Breakout Rooms’ to allow you to work in a smaller group.

This event will not be recorded for copyright and privacy reasons.