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School Accident Reporting - what’s an Accident and what’s an Incident?

School Accident Reporting - what’s an Accident and what’s an Incident?
A school can take every reasonable step to keep everyone safe but accidents can and do happen....

Mobile Evacuation App Now Available for 4D Visitor

Mobile Evacuation App Now Available for 4D Visitor
The mobile evacuation app for 4D Visitor is now available on the Apple app store and Google...

GDPR Guidelines on Retaining & Disposing School Visitor Records

GDPR Guidelines on Retaining & Disposing School Visitor Records
Collecting, managing and sharing information is key to running any successful organisation and a...

The Role of Asset Management in Multi Academy Trusts

The Role of Asset Management in Multi Academy Trusts
In November 2016 there were 21,525 state-funded schools in England, of which 1,618 were...

Guidance on Adrenaline Auto-Injectors (AAIs) often know as EpiPens

Guidance on Adrenaline Auto-Injectors (AAIs) often know as EpiPens
From 1 October 2017 the Human Medicines (Amendment) Regulations 2017 will allow all schools to...

BBC Freedom of Information Reveals Parents Fined £24m for holidays

BBC Freedom of Information Reveals Parents Fined £24m for holidays
A recent BBC investigation has revealed that parents across England and Wales have been fined...

Academies Financial Handbook - Highlights, Updates & Asset Management

Academies Financial Handbook - Highlights, Updates & Asset Management
If you haven't had a chance to thumb through the recently updated Academies Financial Handbook,...

School Minibus Pre-drive Safety Checks

School Minibus Pre-drive Safety Checks
The school minibus is an incredibly useful resource but to get the most out of it and ensure...

Having trouble completing your Academy Budget Forecast Return (BFRO)?

Having trouble completing your Academy Budget Forecast Return (BFRO)?
Having accurate asset data is a key element for accurate budget forecasting and sound financial...

Potential fines of £120 for Persistent Latecomers

Potential fines of £120 for Persistent Latecomers
It's recently been in the national news that Staffordshire County Council is introducing new...