Former National Schools Commissioner - Sir David Carter - joins us to share discuss where we are at with academy group movement as a whole: what the system has learned so far, and what might the future look like?
Former National Schools Commissioner - Sir David Carter - joins us to share his advice for school academy groups that are in the midst of, or are setting out on a growth journey.
Every month, we track of the size and shape of the wide reaching and rapid changes underway across the education system as academies and, in particular, academy groups become the pre-eminent force in the sector. This December we take a look back at 2020/21 and assess the impact that COVID has had on growth, movement and mergers within the academies space over the past 12 months.
Neelam Parmar is the Director of Digital Learning and Education for Harrow International Schools in Southeast Asia. Ten schools currently fall under that umbrella with seven of those located in China. Neelam has previously worked as Director of Digital Learning and Innovation at Ashford School and as an Educational Technologist for the United Learning Group. Prior to and during the Covid-19 pandemic, she contributed to the Department of Education's digital strategy. Neelam caught up with Habitude founder Izzi Dorrian to chat about nurturing a communal culture within a group of schools based in very different locations.