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Academies annual update: education post COVID-19 - webinar recording

View the webinar recordings for our Academies annual update: education post COVID-19 event series with Stone King.
About the events

This year we're looking forward at the future of the academy sector post COVID-19. And throughout the series we'll examine how academies have continued to evolve their delivery, controls and governance structures as we've moved through and now, (hopefully), beyond the pandemic.

Part one

Part one: A legal and governance update

This event provides an update on the key legal and governance developments over the last year, and the outlook for the sector as we emerge from the pandemic. 

Stone King provide a review of employment law issues and challenges, focusing on issues such as Long COVID and staff wellbeing. And also reflect on the likely challenges for the sector in light of the government’s recent announcements with regard to the future development of the academies sector. 

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Slide deck and Q&A

Part two

Part two: Academies financial and reporting update

This event provides an update on the key technical and financial reporting developments from the past year that you need to be aware of. 

Buzzacott provide their insight on this year's Academy Accounts Direction, including examining treatment of specific funding streams and review of best practice guides. They also cover going concern, reserves policies and provide an update focusing on best practice for governance statements.

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Slide deck

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Q&A transcript coming soon

Part three

Part three: An update from the sector

This webinar features guest appearances from Simon Beamish - Chief Executive Officer at Leigh Academies Trust, and a member of the executive team from Ormiston Academies Trust who offer their expert insight into the impacts and challenges the last year has presented to the sector.

Additionally, our sector panellists, and Buzzacott and Stone King experts discuss the future of academies as well as Gavin Williamson’s renewed vision for all schools to be part of a multi-academy trust.

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