TES Exclusive: Academies count the cost of fraud

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United Learning’s accounts reveal it was the victim of a £240,000 deception Hundreds of thousands of pounds has been paid into fraudulent bank accounts by multi-academy trusts. Academy chains were tricked into sending significant sums to con artists, and thousands … Continue reading

Three problems the academies system must resolve: accountability, rocketing salaries and an escape route for schools

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There’s no single factor that determines the success of any multi-academy trust – but there are three problems to be resolved before the system can become truly effective, writes one headteachers’ leader This week’s research, published by Ambition School Leadership … Continue reading