Academy Blogs

One Editorial Blog

A selection of blogs and articles surrounding academies, Multi Academy Trusts, and the academisation process. 

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An Education system agreed by all

By Pam Mason on

Is there finally a clear vision for our Education system? Are we ready to become part of a MAT? 

As a Governor of a ‘Good’ maintained school myself, I still have to question the actual incentives for us to convert. 

Sir David Carter summarises what should be considered by those who remain uncertain to their academy decision making.

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Planning your Academy Conversion

By Pam Mason on

Many schools feel in limbo currently, especially those who feel that their local authority is diminishing and can no longer provide the necessary support they require.

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Academy Chains Unlocked

By Rob Merino on

The Reform think tank have published the Academy Chains Unlocked report which presents results from the first survey of academy chain chief executives...

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Academy conversion process considerations

By Rachel Foster on

The route to becoming an academy is different for every school depending upon the strategic aims for that school, but what can never be in doubt is that any changes are primarily for the benefit of the pupils.

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