As many as 350 academy chains benefitted from large cash lump sums from the Department of Education (DfE) last year, and have since enjoyed significant expansion and growth.
According to recent research, the top 100 start-ups in the UK are centred on London and are generally technology-based, but other cities are getting in on the entrepreneurial act, and food and retail are closing in on tech.
Academies, as well as local authorities, should begin collecting and submitting data for the annual school workforce census, the Department for Education (DfE) has announced.
Initial estimates suggest that the UK economy grew by 0.3 per cent in the third quarter but consumer spending, exports and business investment all fell, while the consumer squeeze left retail sales at their weakest since July 2016.
The official cost of rebrokering academies is to be published for the first time, industry publication Schools Week has reported.
Recent research has found that legal and accountancy businesses in the UK generated £15.5 billion for the Treasury in 2015/16, including £6.4 billion in taxes immediately borne by businesses and £9.1 billion in related taxes.
According to new research, start-ups and small businesses in the food and drink sector have been identified as the biggest offenders for not accepting cards as payment, upsetting half of the UK’s consumers in the process.
Teaching parents could be thousands of pounds worse off in the next financial year as changes to benefits take hold, a new study has shown.
HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has launched a Small Business Online Forum where small businesses and the self-employed can get answers to their tax questions and can discuss other topics, from selling services abroad to getting help starting up.
The new teacher and school leadership pay rates for 2017-18 have been released by the Department for Education (DfE). Academies are not required to follow these pay scales as they are allowed to set their own wages, but they do provide useful insight and many academies choose to base their pay policies on them. This…Details