U-Turn on forced academisation?

U-Turn on forced academisation? - What you need to know

Consultant: Steve BarkerDate posted: May 2016

The Department for Education (DfE) announced on 6th May that it will not pursue plans, announced in the White Paper, Educational Excellence Everywhere, to compel all schools to become academies.


This article explores the detail in the statement and its implications for maintained schools and academies in England.

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Related Party Transactions

The Department for Education, through the Education and Skills Funding Agency, has introduced new statutory requirements for academy trusts over related party transactions. These new requirements came into force on 1st April 2019 and apply to all new transactions from that date. It is essential that trustees are aware of these new requirements and seek assurances from their trust that it is fully compliant. To read this article in full, log into your |Better Governor account or simply register, for free, by clicking the orange button.