Academies Accounts Direction 19/20

Academies Accounts Direction 19/20 ESFA release a Supplementary bulletin to the Academies Accounts Direction 19/20 The bulletin introduces a small number of additional requirements which academy trusts must comply with and provides guidance to trustees,…

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Posted on: 3rd August 2020

Making accounting for schools hassle free

Making accounting for schools hassle free Is your school or trust still struggling with clunky accounting software? Does it feels like a battle of wills to get your accounting system to provide meaningful, easy to…

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Posted on: 8th July 2020

Independent schools fold due to coronavirus economic pressures

Independent schools fold due to coronavirus economic pressures A number of independent schools have been forced to permanently close their doors after financial pressures caused…

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Posted on: 8th July 2020

Call for free laptops scheme to be expanded

Call for free laptops scheme to be expanded Headteachers are calling on the Department for Education to rapidly expand its free laptops scheme to help the most disadvantaged pupils. During a Commons Education Select committee…

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Posted on: 8th July 2020

DfE to provide additional funds to deal with ‘exceptional’ COVID19 related costs

DfE to provide additional funds to deal with ‘exceptional’ COVID19 related costs The Department for Education has outlined how it intends to compensate schools for…

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Posted on: 8th July 2020

£300m fund set aside to help contain COVID19 including school outbreaks

£300m fund set aside to help contain COVID19 including school outbreaks.  The Department for Education has confirmed that it has set aside £300million which will be made available via local authorities…

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Posted on: 8th July 2020

£1.5billion funding for schools building projects and repairs pledged

£1.5billion funding for schools building projects and repairs pledged The Government has promised £1billion funding for 50 new school building projects, together with more than half a billion pounds for urgent repairs. Announcing the school…

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Posted on: 8th July 2020

Government plans for new normal way of teaching revealed

Government plans for new normal way of teaching revealed From autumn, it has been revealed that entire classes or year…

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Posted on: 8th July 2020

Parents praise head teacher who has cancelled all school holidays

Parents praise head teacher who has cancelled all school holidays An independent school in Shrewsbury has taken the ground-breaking step to cancel all school holidays…

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Posted on: 16th December 2019

Primary school with budget deficit flies trustees to Ibiza for board meeting

Primary school with budget deficit flies trustees to Ibiza for board meeting An enquiry by the Education and Skills Funding…

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Posted on: 16th December 2019