Schools Commissioner Dr Elizabeth Sidwell talks about schools converting to academies and also how small primary schools may benefit from merging with other small primary schools to become academies:
John Atkins, Chief Executive of the Kemnal Academies Trust comments on the benefit of schools converting to Academy Status:
School head teachers and governors giving top tips on how and why schools should become an academy:
Head teachers of converted schools outline what has to be done when registering to become an academy and also how to make the process as simple as possible. Read more.
A report by Reform on an extensive survey conducted of converted academies. Read more.
What changes and what stays the same when becoming an academy? Read more.
The pro’s and con’s of academy conversion. Peter Chambers looks at the benefits and disadvantages, as seen by school leaders themselves, of academy conversion. Read more.