Academy conversion advice
Welcome to Schools Week’s agony aunt* column, for all your academisation woes.
Whether you’ve already boarded the academisation train, are just browsing the brochure, or remain resolutely sceptical about the safety of high-speed rail, ping us your question and we’ll select our favourites to be answered by a specialist lawyer.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org, including the words ‘agony aunt’ in the subject, or leave your questions in the comments section, below.
In the long-standing agony aunt tradition, Schools Week will protect the identity of those who submit questions.
Here are the questions so far:
* Please be reassured that, while we are using a light-hearted format to generate interest, this column is intended to be genuinely helpful to school leaders. The questions are real problems faced by schools facing academisation, and the answers are written by legal, financial and governance experts.