The only other time I felt such a deep sense of “I’m not trained for this” was on the arrival of my first child. This week, engaging with interviews for TV and Radio as the story of schools’ funding finally hit national headlines. Continue reading
Do some children matter more than others? Be proud and champion SEND! by Dave Whitaker (@davewhitaker246)
The big funding question …. Will we be better off or will we be worse off with the government’s new proposals for a National Funding Formula? Sally Hamson (@SallyHamson)
Last week I decided to investigate our funding for last year compared to the new proposed figures, as per the National Funding Formula (NFF) consultation document. The anticipation was high! Continue reading
Since we became an academy the run up to Christmas has been about more than keeping lessons focused, carol concerts and jumpers; it is also the time of year that I need to get the final audited accounts in to the EFA. To be honest it isn’t the most fun I have in the job! Continue reading
Ros first wrote this some time ago for the Labour Teachers website in pre-Brexit days but, as you can see her recommendations remain relevant today and have informed our thinking.