News from March, 2019

Please find a list of every news article from March, 2019 below:

Schools financial standard 2019 to 2020

The Department for Education has just published its SFVS for Local Authority schools for 2018/2019 and 2019/2020. The standard for 2019/20 now consists of a checklist and a dashboard. The checklist asks questions of governing bodies in 6 areas of ...

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Posted: 12th Mar 2019

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The Education Endowment Fund Guide to becoming an evidence-informed school governor and trustee

The EEF have produced a free guide to support governors and trustees to better engage with evidence based resources around pupil attainment. The EEF is an independent charity set up in 2011 with a mission to break the link between family income ...

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Posted: 13th Mar 2019

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Due Diligence Guidance for schools joining a MAT

If your school is considering joining a multi-academy trust, then The Department for Education’s best practice guidance for academies and maintained schools to consider when a school joins a trust would be worth a look. Due diligence can be ...

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Posted: 14th Mar 2019

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Ofsted’s New Framework – early feedback

With just under a month left until the Ofsted education inspection framework consultation closes. Early feedback from Ofsted has been published. They have had over 4,500 responses so far, but the consultation doesn’t end until 5 April so ...

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Posted: 18th Mar 2019

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Schools Funding and the Spending Review

During a recent interview for a BBC programme Philip Hammond, Chancellor of the Exchequer, blamed the “skewed distribution” of money between schools for many of the concerns about funding. When challenged about funding pressures that have seen ...

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Posted: 19th Mar 2019

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