Your school profile communicates essential information to parents. Roger Smith gives tips on how to present that information in a positive way read more

Recognising and minimising risk in the school environment is a vital part of a headteacher’s management role, says former head Roger Smith read more

No organisation can operate effectively without good quality information, provided in good time. Governors need the right sort of information, provided in an accessible format, to play their full part in effective governance. Martin Pounce reports read more

Tracy Doyle maps out a way to align the budget process with the school improvement plan read more

The CPR Learning Space is a building with a ‘wow’ factor, providing services to schools and the wider community. Jane West looks at its development read more

A major new report could herald a new era in the leadership of schools, paving the way for the first headteachers to be appointed from finance, not teaching backgrounds read more

Schools face a huge procurement challenge, and the DfES has set up services to help them make savings read more

What’s an acceptable collective term for all the school business managers, administrators, catering staff, HR professionals, caretakers, secretaries and everyone else other than teachers? read more

There are pros and cons of chosing to take the franchise option to expand. Angela Youngman reports read more

Donald Maclean outlines some of the latest techniques and new technologies being introduced to help school finance staff keep utility costs under control read more