Trust Partnership arrangement
DfE’s “vision for schools to be part of a family of schools in strong academy trusts” supported by new framework to support schools to become an academy. See full guidance here.
Academy Trusts try before you buy
The Education Secretary outlines measures to “build stronger academy trusts” including increases in funding, ‘try before you buy’ arrangements, easier processes & clearer guidance. Full article here.
Staff Wellbeing Charter
The education staff wellbeing charter is a declaration of support for, and set of commitments to, the wellbeing and mental health of everyone working in education. An explanation and the benefits of using it can be found in the full guidance here.
Mental Health Boost
Did you know schools and colleges are to benefit from boost in expert mental health support?
More than £17 million announced to improve mental health and well being support in schools, part of Government’s commitment to build back better for every young person. Full article here.
Understanding the government’s plans for multi-academy trusts
In his recent speech to the Confederation of School Trusts, #Education Secretary Gavin Williamson set out plans to significantly increase the number of pupils being educated in #academies and end the “pick and mix structure of the school system”. Read our expert view here.
Academies Handbook update
The Academy Trust Handbook 2021 has been released with updated information regarding publication of documents and executive pay, cybercrime and external governance reviews. For the full handbook click here.
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