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Tool
Take out an annual membership to The Key for Schools Leaders or The Key for School Governors and receive two months’ free membership. With 14 months for the price of 12, join the 150 free schools already making use of The Key. Free schools that join both The Key for School Leaders and The Key for School Governors are eligible for an additional 15% discount.
Guide
Advice about procurement for school leaders, business managers and governing bodies of free schools, including how to identify what is needed, finding suppliers and purchasing goods.
Guide
The Department for Education has produced a guide for achieving better value for money when buying ICT products and services for your school.
Case study
This case study gives an example of how a group of schools can collaborate effectively, and offers advice and questions you may want to think through if you are setting up collaboration.
Guide
Procurement advice for school leaders, school business managers, back office staff and governing bodies in all schools.