Author Archives: Ian Thompson

Key considerations for your academy

The process of becoming an academy requires a big change to the culture, management and financial administration of your school. And as we pointed out in our last blog, there are plenty of areas where you will need to plan ahead to make sure the right levels of financial management are in place. If your…

Academies and helping your school with change management

In Budget 2016, the Government confirmed its plans for every school in the UK to convert to academy or free school status by 2020 – or to be actively planning to make that change. If you are the head or management team of a school that’s yet to make this change, this presents a big…