b'CONTENTS4 - OverviewHelen ODonoghue on the path towards the new normal6 - Smart ideasSimon Shneerson on the latest education ideasWelcome to this edition of Independent Insight, the8 - Wellbeingtermly magazine for heads and bursars at independent schools which focuses on the broad strategic and financialVicky Wilson on pupils resilience issues affecting the sector with specialist insight provided by experts. 10 - Health & safetyThe new school year hardly represents a clean breakScott Crichton on what schools should do nextfor school leaders since the pressures of the previous 18 months continue to hang over them. Hopefully, some13 - Governanceif not all of you have had a restful break with the chance to switch off from the pressures and to recharge forDurell Barnes on listening to school stakeholdersthis new year.We start off in this edition with strategies to manage15 - Campaignsthe school effectively, to appreciate and be empatheticTim Toulmin and Anthony Longden on EI and BLM to pupils and staff and ensure that wellbeing and mental health are top of the agenda.18 - InclusionAre you ready? Mike Buchanan on the social profile of governorsThanks for all your comments and support for this magazine.21 - ScenarioYours On how schools have seen an increase in former pupils reporting their experiences of discrimination25 - CateringCarla McKenzie on how school caterers must embrace Andrew Maiden the green revolutionEditor@andrewiex 28 - ResearchRachel Hadley-Leonard on the need for research iExcellence Ltd i Excellence 30 - ForecastingISSN 2516-0338All rights reserved.Daniel Cohen on the approach to admissionsIndependent Insight is published three times a y Excellenceiear.The scenarios depicted in Independent Insight are fictional and do not relate to specific schools. Associated guidance should not be construed as professional advice. Readers are advised to consult appropriate professional companies before taking further action.32 - Fraudshould be taken as training exercises only. i Excellence Kerry Gallagher and Gemma Higginson on the risksThe publishers and authors cannot be held responsible for actions taken. These scenarios No part of this publication may be reproduced in any form without the written permission of the publisher. Application for this should be made to the publisher. 34 - Developmenti Excellence Ian McLean on the central importance of developmentAll paper used in this publication comes from managed forests, ensuring long-term supply while protecting the environment. It is also elemental chlorine free.Editor: Andrew MaidenEmail: andrew@iexcellence.co.ukTel: 01926 339661 38 - The rogue headWebsite: www.independentinsight.net|www.iexcellence.co.uk A humorous review of school lifewww.i25awards.co.ukDesign: Constructive Mediawww.independentinsight.netIwww.iexcellence.co.ukIwww.i25awards.co.uk 3'