A video panel discussion giving information for schools on schools financial health and efficiency.
Kate Copley speaks to Ed Schwitzer and Phil Reed from the Department for Education, as well as Zoe Carr and Fiona Hardie from WISE Academies. They discuss some of the themes surrounding schools financial health and efficiency and they answer questions that have previously been raised.
They cover benchmarking, sharing good practice and the role of school business management within an academy trust.
This video is part of a suite of information, tools, training and guidance published by the Department for Education to help schools improve their financial management and efficiency. You can also read case studies on schools’ financial health and efficiency showing examples of effective financial management in schools.
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