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Through our news items we aim to keep Devon schools abreast of educational matters, both local and national. Find our most recent news items below, use our archvive to access older news items, or view our newsletters or academy newsletter using the menu to the right.

School resource management support from the DfE

Information, tools, training and guidance to help with schools’ financial planning and resource management from the Department for Education. This group of resources is designed to help schools improve their resource management, it contains: ...

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Posted: 19th Sep 2018

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School teachers’ pay and conditions

The Department for Education has just published guidance to help schools and governing bodies develop their approach to teachers' and school leaders' pay. This guidance is for: governing bodies local authorities school leaders school ...

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Posted: 18th Sep 2018

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Further information on the teachers’ pay grant

The Department for Education (DfE) has produced a guide to help school leaders understand and plan for the teachers’ pay grant. The DfE announced in July that classroom teachers would receive a 3.5% rise from 1 September 2018. While schools will ...

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Posted: 17th Sep 2018

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Changes to Charity Trustee Disqualification Rules from August 2018

Charity trustees may face automatic disqualification under tighter rules outlined in new guidance issued by the Charity Commission. The Charity Commission has updated its guidance for individuals about automatic disqualification, what to do if ...

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Posted: 13th Sep 2018

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