AMiE leadership conference

Building on our hugely successful annual seminars for members, this year AMiE is running its first leadership conference.

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Restructuring in colleges, schools and academies

Changing how an organisation operates, or turning around a struggling school or college, can be incredibly challenging. The difference between getting it right and getting is wrong can be the difference between a successful or unsuccessful school or college. 

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Latest news

Meet the President

I hope you all managed to have a break during the summer and are settling into the new academic year. My year as AMiE president has started brilliantly. On my first day, the National Education Union was launched at an event attended by MPs and leading education figures in London. Then came the TUC Congress.  I was part of the AMiE delegation, and, excitingly, had the opportunity to speak to a motion on post-16 education, which is where I have spent my 20-year education career.

The efficiency delusion

The £1.3 billion extra school funding announced by education secretary Justine Greening last month was a victory for the collective campaigning by heads, unions and parents. Of sorts. As recognition among ministers that more cash is desperately needed, it was long overdue. It’s nowhere enough, of course. And we have made the point. But if the message was received by Government, then its next move shows it hasn’t exactly been understood.

Thinking about moving from deputy to head?

Author and former headteacher Dr Jill Berry talks through some things you might want to consider, and on 13 October she will be speaking at the annual national early headship conference.

Is your school on the list?

18,329 schools face further funding cuts - find out if your school is on the list.

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New publication: leading in tough times

Being an education leader has arguably never been tougher. The expectation for success is great, but so, too, is the potential to fail. Discover how to navigate these tricky issues in AMiE's new publication 'Leading in tough times: keeping ethics at the heart of your practice'.

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