The latest news from the world of school business management – including funding updates and changes to the educational sector

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‘Live it’ is all about well-being, also offering news, reviews and chuckles so you can take a well-earned break from numbers and statistics!
cloud, technology

Case study: Moving to the cloud

21st September 2017

The Arthur Terry Learning Partnership (ATLP) is a consortium of seven schools based in the Midlands, comprising three secondary schools and four primary schools. When the ATLP decided on an organisation-wide migration from on-premise email [read more]

classroom, desks, places

Rise in ‘over-capacity’ secondary schools

21st September 2017

CREDIT: This story was first seen in TES TES reports that, according to new figures, an increasing number of secondary schools are over-capacity in Year 7. And in at least three local authority areas, more than two-thirds of [read more]

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EdExec Live 2017

#EdExecLIVE: all you need to know

20th September 2017

We love a good get together – we love it even more when it’s packed with opportunities to learn, share experiences, mingle with like-minded individuals and topped off with good food and maybe a wee [read more]

leadership, team
Editor's Choice

Leadership: the Good, the Bad and the Ugly

20th September 2017

Developing a culture of change in schools through leadership and management – and deploying improvement strategies across the school community – requires an understanding of ‘the challenges of change’. Andrew Williams, education consultant and interim [read more]

Money two pounds
Finance & funding

Shropshire schools to get extra £3.7m funding

20th September 2017

CREDIT: This story was first seen in the Shropshire Star Shropshire Council is in line to get an extra £3.7m in funding for education, the Shropshire Star reports. The money will come from central government, after the council [read more]