The Future

 

London calling

The next level of live online teaching?

Approaches to live online teaching are becoming more sophisticated and ambitious. In September 2022 live broadcasts commence from a school in London to partner schools in Europe and East Asia. David Boddy reports.

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Data first

Embedding data-led decisions in the strategic planning cycle: COBIS21 link article

While  schools understand that data should inform strategic planning, they often get their timing wrong or rely on unreliable anecdotal evidence.  Ashley Kirk and Doris Suchet of ISC Research have advice.

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Business planning in schools for the pandemic

How are we doing?

Making difficult decisions in difficult times

A survey for the February 2021 COBIS Bursars, Business Managers and HR Staff Conference, throws light on how schools are steering a course through the troubled waters of the pandemic. Paul Cabrelli and Andy Homden report.

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Teacher shortage?

How Covid-19 is changing the recruitment landscape for 2021

Diane Jacoutot, one of the most experienced recruiters on the international scene. analyses the contradictory impact of Covid-19 on recruitment, and predicts a teacher shortage in 2021 – 22.

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