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Free Article: Starting as a senior business leader in an academy or MAT

Starting a new job can be an exciting yet daunting process. When starting as a senior leader, it is likely that your new colleagues will have similar feelings about your…

Free Article: Making effective use of learning walks: part 1

Many SBMs are responsible for managing the school site and health and safety, and ‘learning walks’ are a great way of staying on top of this significant and complex remit.…

The General Data Protection Regulation and your school

Claire Ashton, of IT Governance, considers the implications for schools of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

Changes to funding for schools

John Viner gives a summary of the recent changes to the national funding formula and high needs funding.

School Business Manager Magazine Online

Welcome to School Business Manager Magazine Online! It’s bursting with straightforward, concise articles, supported by a wealth of editable template documents designed to help you implement practical ideas and save…

New for September 2017

Published: Tuesday, 22 August 2017 14:24

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Articles

Doing what's right: The SBM's guide to making tough decisions

Doing what's necessary: The SBM's guide to making tough decisions

Governors: The competency framework

Schools and the General Data Protection Regulations

Winning the funding lottery: 50:50 club

Windfall: Case study of managing a bequest

HR update: Pay gap reporting

Premium Plus articles

Attendance: An acceptable absence of guidance?  @

Prioritising the budget for school improvement  @

Q&As

Q. With the recent court ruling against Jon Platt, where do we stand in relation to term-time holidays? Should we maintain our position?

Q. We've heard that funding might be avaialble for internal inclusion units.  How might we access this?

Q. Our Early Years staff are anxious that it looks as though baseline assesssment is heading our way again.  Should they be worried?

Q. We are expecting an Ofsted inspection.  What is the latest information about inspection of SEND?

Toolkits

Form - Diamond 9 planning

Form - Decision making to action planning

Checklist - Governors' competency framework

Checklist - Governor self-evaluation

Checklist - Medical absence from school

Form - 50-50 lottery member details

Checklist - Setting up a charity

Worked example - Persistent absence impact analysis

Form - Persistent absence impact analysis

Worked example - Attendance letter Stage 1

Worked example - Attendance letter Stage 2

Worked example - Attendance letter Stage 3

Worked example - Attendance letter Stage 4

Worked example - Attendance letter Stage 5

Worked example - Attendance letter Stage 6

Premium Plus Toolkits

Form - Record of attendance meeting @

Handout - How to plan for consistency @

Handout - How to distinguish the quality of pupils' experiences from the results they achieve @

Handout - How to attribute positive pupil experiences to decisions made by the SLT @

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