Is joining an MAT worthwhile?

12th November 2019

It seems there’s an abundance of positives to becoming part of a MAT, so why wouldn’t you join? We explore the ups and downs of joining a MAT Why join a multi-academy trust? has suggested [read more]

WCAT collapse costs schools £2m

25th September 2019

As reported by the BBC, schools that lost £2m when an academy trust collapsed are set to find out if they will get any of the money back after the company is wound up With [read more]

Forced academisation ‘like a dictatorship’

28th January 2019

As reported by The Guardian, parents are responding to the forced academisation of schools, with one commenting that “it’s like a dictatorship’ Communities are hitting out against forced school takeovers, with one person stating that [read more]

Damian Hinds calls for more schools to academise

24th January 2019

Damian Hinds is calling for more schools to become academies, stating that they boast ‘freedom and opportunities’ The damning news from the Public Accounts Committee outlining the issues inherent in academies has correlated with a [read more]

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