Chains of Academies Benefits and pitfalls


The National College has commisioned a report which highlights the benefits and potential pitfalls of expanding groups of academies. The report states that “Academy chains are a positive development within the English education system” however they  “are not a panacea for all the problems of schools”.

The research also looks at the role of executive principle . The full report can be downloaded from the link below

NCSL report on Chains of Academies