Managing your school
"Every school needs to have systems that help create the conditions for staff and students to work effectively together. Everyone appreciates simple, clear goals and effective processes. School systems provide and effectively communicate the ground rules for everyone. They ensure a measure of consistency in approach and action across the school".
Practical guides for first-time principals on systems such as finance, employment, property.
Links to a range of templates, tools and checklists on the Ministry of Education website.
Links to sources of administrative information commonly used by principals.
Report and case studies about schools that use effective management practices for their support staff.
Outlines key policies, procedures and systems required for compliance in all areas of school operations, as defined by the National Administration Guidelines (NAGs).
Articles that look at ways leaders use key resources to better meet the needs of all students.