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Free article: Tackling the digital divide

Over the past months, schools have grappled with the challenge of delivering remote learning. It’s not only about securing the output. It’s also about ensuring that students can receive it.…

Free article: Sex discrimination

Yvonne Hardiman explains the employer’s legal obligations regarding sex discrimination in the workplace, and measures they can put in place to avoid discrimination.

Free article: Crisis management for schools

Matt Bromley considers the Covid-19 crisis and what it might mean for how schools manage difficult times in the future.

Free article: COVID-19: Time to review your health and safety policy

Mike Ellerby advocates that now is the time to review your health and safety procedures to continue to protect staff and pupils.

Free article: Recruitment and retention during a pandemic

We may be operating in extraordinary times, but people will still be leaving their jobs and managers will still need to appoint new members of staff. What factors need to…

School Business Manager Magazine

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

Free article: Staff mental wellbeing

Sam Garner gives practical advice on assessing staff mental health and wellbeing.

Free article: Running in-house parenting programmes

As schools tighten their budgets, parenting programmes can be squeezed out. Samantha Garner argues that in the long run they save time, money and are beneficial to educational outcomes. In…

Free article: What are the financial implications of the lockdown?

The financial and business implications of a pandemic lockdown are something that schools, academies and colleges have never had to deal with before. We’re still in the early stages of…

Free article: Mental health in the workplace

As teaching staff and headteachers continue to leave the profession under the pressures of workload and accountability, Yvonne Hardiman takes a timely look at mental health in the workplace.

New for December 2017

Published: Thursday, 26 October 2017 16:27

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Gangs:  Working with your community

Looking out for the signs of abuse

Be prepared for inspection

Working out your workflow

Update to the Academies financial handbook

HR update:  Settlement agreements

Winter is coming:  Preparing school premises

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Creating a learning environment

Ofsted inspection of SRE provision

Q&As

Q. As SBM I have some responsibility for the line management of our TAs.  What do they need to be aware of from the latest research?

Q. We are classified as a 'good' school.  How do we know what kind of inspection we will get?

Q. We have had to exclude two pupils permanently this year.  What should we be aware of from the new exclusion guidance?

Q. Some or our parents are complaining that communication with them is poor.  We think we try very hard to make them feel involved.  What can we do to improve the situation?

Toolkits

Handout - Recognising abuse and neglect

Checklist - Evidence for Ofsted

Checklist - Evaluating the quality of teaching and learning

Checklist - The quality of teaching and learning: Evidence

Checklist - Personal development, behaviour and welfare: Evidence

Form - Evaluating the use of data

Form - Monitoring and evaluating the quality of learning

Checklist - The Ofsted key areas: Have we got them covered?

Form - Teaching learning and assessment: Preparing for inspection

Checklist - Tasks with potential for a workflow

Handout - Simple workflow model

Checklist - Workflow for capability

Checklist - Workflow for appraisals

Handout - Principles of public life

Handout - Winter weather precautions

Checklist - Severe weather plan

Premium Plus Toolkits

Checklist - Creating the right learning environment: Memory difficulties

Checklist - Creating the right learning environment: Reading

Checklist - Creating the right learning environment: Writing and spelling

Checklist - Creating the right learning environment: Intervention

Checklist - SRE provision

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