In this bumper edition of Independent School Management Plus, contributors from across the sector tackle all the latest developments in private education.
Julie Robinson, chair of the Independent Schools Council, kicks off the edition in her foreword, looking at the latest political threats circling independent schools, including proposed changes to tax status.
In his feature, Dale Wilkins, senior director of the Boarding Schools Association looks at what the new national minimum standards for boarding schools and how schools can adapt to them.
Philippa Scudds writes at length about school admissions at a time when parents have more choice than ever before, but less money during the cost-of-living crisis.
This edition also features Hugo Middlemas, director of development at Christ’s Hospital School, writing about the importance of means-tested bursaries.
Our big leadership interview comes from Zoe MacDougall, who sat down with Emma Pattison, head of Epsom College, to chat about the importance of service within school life.
This edition includes plenty of other articles providing tips on everything from safer recruitment to school brand definition and business rates.