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The Government Education Village 2018

We are delighted to host the new and improved Government Education Village at this year’s Show.

The village will be staffed by representatives from the Department for Education, Education & Skills Funding Agency, Schools Commercial Team and the Standards & Testing Agency.


• Becoming an academy: guidance on the conversion process

• Information on forming or joining a multi-academy trust

• Guidance on how to become an academy sponsor

• Tips on registration, consultation and pre-approval checks

• Annual grant and funding allocations

• Capital and Pupil Premium allocations

• Prevent duty guidance

• School led development and initial teacher training

• Procurement: spend less with nationally-negotiated deals




• Benchmarking, financial planning and management

• Workforce planning

• Governance

• Risk Protection Arrangement

• Data in education projects

• Primary assessment information:

• Test administration

• Teacher assessment & moderation

• Primary accountability & progress measures

Presentations and Seminars

In addition, the DfE will present a number of seminars throughout the day so that you can hear about the latest policy and best practice. These include:


Department for Education
Guidance on conversion, sponsorship, MATs and working with Regional Schools Commissioners

Education & Skills Funding Agency
Guidance on funding and efficiency, finance, assurance and capital, National Apprenticeship Service


Standards & Testing Agency
Guidance on primary assessment

Schools Commercial Team
Guidance on procurement and risk protection arrangement

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