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Academy orders: how can schools prepare?

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Last updated on 11 October 2017
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How can schools prepare for forced academisation? We summarise the secretary of state’s power to issue an academy order and explain which schools may be eligible for this intervention. We also relay expert advice on preparing for forced conversion.

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  1. 1 When they are made
  2. 2 Statutory guidance: intervention
  3. 3 Revoking an academy order
  4. 4 Preparing for forced academisation: advice

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