What’s been going on this week? Explore the best bits from EdExec over the last seven days – features, interviews, case studies…


 

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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]

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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]

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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]

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Finance & funding

Swindon schools set for £6.2m windfall

20th September 2017

CREDIT: This story was first seen in the Swindon Advertiser Schools in Swindon will see their funding increase by almost five per cent from next year, the Swindon Advertiser reports. The new figures were announced by education [read more]

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Editor's Choice

School catering: what’s on the menu?

18th September 2017

Over the summer came a new push to tackle childhood obesity. Public health bosses urged the food manufacturers of the highest calorie offenders to make their food – chips, pizza, burgers, crisps, etc. – healthier. [read more]

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Finance & funding

Rural schools to have funding boost trebled

18th September 2017

CREDIT: This story was first seen in TES The government has increased the amount of money being targeted at rural schools following fears that a planned funding overhaul threatened their survival, TES reports. Details of the final version of [read more]

Money
Finance & funding

Greening announces fairer funding update

14th September 2017

Education secretary Justine Greening has set out measures to replace ‘outdated’ school funding system Education secretary Justine Greening has confirmed details of a new fairer funding system for schools in England that intends to put [read more]