News

Our news section provides media information on the ISBA's activities. Here you will find news releases, announcements and other information about our work supporting independent schools.

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New ISBA Professional Development Programme Autumn 2020

Posted: 27/08/2020

New ISBA Professional Development Programme Autumn 2020

ISBA has published details of its programme of webinars for members' professional development for the autumn 2020 term.

For each week of the programme, there will be two webinars or keynote events on Tuesday and Thursday mornings.  ISBA members can book and pay for each weekly series as a block which also gives them access to recordings of the sessions in a restricted area of the reference library.

 

ISBA Database and Contacts List Scam Alert

Posted: 19/08/2020

ISBA Database and Contacts List Scam Alert

Firms connected with the association may get, from time to time, emails offering the 'ISBA Contact List' for sale.  

It is the association's policy not to sell its contact database so the content of these offers will be either phishing or based on illegal activity.  If an email of that sort is received by your firm we would be grateful if you would forward it to 
office@theisba.org.uk and we will investigate its originator and any given contact.

 

Black Lives Matter

Posted: 15/06/2020

Black Lives Matter

The Independent Schools Council and the associations it represents fully support efforts to tackle racism or any other type of discrimination - there is need for positive, meaningful change.

Racism is a serious issue for all schools and for wider society.

 

ISBA Releases Details of New Webinars for May 2020

Posted: 06/05/2020

ISBA Releases Details of New Webinars for May 2020

ISBA has published details of its forthcoming webinars for schools taking place in May and early June 2020.  Each webinar is designed to provide members with professional development training, and detailed advice and guidance from expert speakers.  Together with the accompanying documentation in ISBA's online reference library, the webinars are providing much needed support to schools as they navigate these challenging times of the pandemic.

 

New ISBA Professional Development Programme

Posted: 08/04/2020

New ISBA Professional Development Programme

In light of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, ISBA has been running a revised professional development programme for its members which has included webinars dedicated to the issues arising from COVID-19 for schools.  We are delighted that some 2024 attendees have so far joined us for the webinars and we look forward to hosting more during April. Please click here to read more about the new programme.

 

Coronavirus Legal Briefing for Schools

Posted: 06/02/2020

Coronavirus Legal Briefing for Schools

Farrer & Co has produced guidance on how schools should consider approaching how to handle the developing crisis surrounding the spread of the Coronavirus.  Members will have seen the Government guidance and that from the BSA

This legal note gives, at Section 5, the potential legal considerations and issues, possible implications for the parent contract and issues related to the school's insurers.