Dominic Herrington to be interim National Schools Commissioner

Dominic Herrington

This week, Dominic Herrington has been confirmed as the interim National Schools Commissioner (NSC) following the retirement of Sir David Carter announced in April. Since 2014, Mr Herrington has been the regional schools’ commissioner for the East of England and South London and will continue overseeing this area of work. Discussing his appointment, Mr Herrington said that he was “looking forward to […]

Read more

Have you seen the latest academies financial handbook?

A new academies financial handbook has been published. Many thanks to NGA for highlighting the changes. The 2018 Academies Financial Handbook (AFH) has now been published and will come into effect from September 2018. The new edition carries an executive summary from Lord Agnew noting a “particular tribute to the chairs and non-executives of academy trusts who do this vital work unpaid”. […]

Read more

Just how diverse is your governing board really?

How diverse is your governing board? Does it reflect your local community or that of the country? Does it need improving? The NGA with Inspiring Governance has launched a campaign to support schools that want to look at their diversity. A campaign to increase the number of ethnic minority and young people governing Last year’s school governance survey told us that just 4% […]

Read more
1 2 3 4 5 132