The module at a glance
This module will help you to:
Explore how local authorities are funded for schools
Understand the schools funding formula
Understand the role of the schools forum setting schools budget
Understand good financial planning
Understand the levels of schools balances
Explore additional sources of funding
Study time : approximately 60 minutes
Part of the governing board’s role includes managing the schools finances and ensuring effective spend.
We have designed this module to ensure you can tackle the topic of finance with the relevant information and skills.
By the end of this module, you will have a clear understanding on how school funding works, the schools funding formula and how to budget this effectively.
You will also be able to translate these skills into the real world with an advanced understanding of good financial planning.
To improve your knowledge and understanding of school finance, you can find this module in the ‘Active Learning’ section of your Learning Link account.
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