News from January, 2017

Please find a list of every news article from January, 2017 below:

Devon and the f40 campaign for fairer funding in education

Devon is part of the f40 campaign that represents a group of the lowest funded education authorities in England where government-set cash allocations for primary and secondary pupils are the lowest in the country. The Group has the support of MPs ...

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Posted: 3rd Jan 2017

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The new national funding formula and your school budget

The second part of the consultation on a new national funding formula or ‘fairer’ funding formula has now been launched.  The detail around this formula is now available and many schools in Devon are facing the prospect that ‘fairer’ funding ...

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Posted: 4th Jan 2017

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DAG e-Newsletter Issue 112 4th January 2017

The latest DAG e-newsletter is now available (requires login). This is a short and sweet snapshot of what is going on in the world of school governance, ranging from an Autumn Term retrospective to new guidance to reducing risk of financial ...

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Posted: 4th Jan 2017

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‘Fairer funding’ proposals published and consultation launched

Reforms that the Department for Education state will tackle the historical postcode lottery in school funding have been set out by Education Secretary Justine Greening. The government claims it has protected the core schools budget in real terms ...

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Posted: 5th Jan 2017

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New Year’s Honours 2017

In Devon, Roger Pope, chief executive of Academies South West has been made a CBE for services to education. Mr. Pope is the executive principal at Kingsbridge Community College in Devon and he previously served on the headteacher board for the ...

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Posted: 6th Jan 2017

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