This session will run like a television news programme with a series of headlines covering topics such as:
- National education policy
- The future of education system
- What is happening at BGGS (local initiatives and developments)
The session will then spend time looking at each issue in a little more detail to help delegates understand what is happening and provide a chance for questions from delegates.
NB: THIS SESSION IS SUITABLE FOR ALL SUPPORT STAFF AND TEACHING COLLEAGUES AS WELL AS SCHOOL BUSINESS LEADERS
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Copies of any handouts/presentations will be made available here after the conference.
About the Presenter(s)
Name: Matthew Clements-Wheeler
Job title: Deputy Head/Chief Operating Officer
Matthew is a trustee and Fellow of the Institute of School Business Leadership he chaired the SBM practitioner group which created the new standards for the profession. He is also a member of the Fellowship Assessment Panel responsible for appointing practitioners to the highest grade of professional membership.
Currently working as a job-share Deputy Head, Matthew leads the support staff at Bordesley Green Girls' School; an outstanding school in Birmingham.
He started his SBM career in a high-performing grammar school before working in a ‘special measures’ school where he led his team to ‘Outstanding’ in a strand-inspection of the wider workforce. He has served on local governing bodies convened to help secure rapid school improvement for both the Ormiston and AET academy chains.
Prior to working in education, Matthew worked at board level for a number of charities involved in the construction of schools, orphanages and clinics in sub-Saharan Africa.
He has a growing private practice advising a number of leading education organisations on policy issues, as well as delivering training and campaigning for better management of school resources.