It’s all about the money

With a week to go until the 2017 General Election, it is crucial that we keep up pressure on politicians. We need to drive home the message that there is a funding crisis in education and that they must reverse the funding cuts. Weasel words and false promises of protection won’t pay staff salaries. The …

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Launch date announced for the Institute of School Business Leadership

NASBM has confirmed the timeline for its conversion to the institute status and has announced that the new Institute of School Business Leadership will open its doors on the 20th November 2017. Conversion to Institute status is the latest development for the school business leadership profession and is designed to promote and further professionalise the …

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Let’s celebrate (considered) risk

On Wednesday 19th April 2017, a school girl left her sixth form class to go an help a broken down boat because she is a lifeboat volunteer. Think about it for a moment. She left the allegedly safe environment of her school to go to sea and help others in difficulty. (Full details here). I …

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