Schools Week have published my Top Blogs of the Week.
Separation of powers, accountability, responsibility and humanity are Naureen Khalid’s top picks of the topics from this week’s education blogs
Should the chief executive be appointed as a trustee?
While governors and trustees take a strategic view, a school’s executive team has responsibility for its operational leadership. The role of the board is to hold the executive to account. That’s why in the charity sector CEOs are generally not appointed to the board. Yet whether this should be the case in schools and academies (which are exempt charities) has been a cause for debate.
Continued in Naureen Khalid’s blogs of the week, 25 January 2021.