Published Articles


I’ve been lucky enough over the last 30 years to acquire experience and skills in a range of topics across the gamut of the Education space,  I love to talk and of course write about these and have been fortunate enough to have been asked to contribute editorially to a number of education titles, from Forbes in the US, Teach Middle East and SecEd magazine in the UK.  These  articles include Digital Strategy, EdTech, Safeguarding, Governance, Data Protection and broader School Strategies for growth.

Al Kingsley articles – A selection are available to view below.

Digital Strategy
Data Protection
School Finance

A Guide to Creating a Digital Strategy in Education.

Authors:  Al Kingsley and Mark Anderson. 2020

With the disruption to education caused by COVID-19 and an uncertain educational future ahead, it’s more crucial than ever that all school stakeholders can come together effectively to create a digital strategy that incorporates how edtech can be used effectively in-school and remotely.

Recent events have prompted the authors of the immensely popular ‘Guide to Creating a Digital Strategy in Education’ – Mark Anderson (ICT Evangelist) and Al Kingsley (Chair of a multi-academy Trust and MD of NetSupport) – to update the guide to take account of the new landscape schools now have to navigate.

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Balancing Technology And Teachers' Confidence

Forbes Magazine – December 2020
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Practice makes perfect with EdTech for teachers

Primary School Management Magazine – Dec 2020
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Planning Governance ready for back to school

HeadTeacher update Magazine – Aug 2020
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Economical EdTech

Education Executive Magazine – Feb 2020
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Plan your edtech strategy

Primary School Management Magazine – Jan 2020
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Authors:  Al Kingsley 

SchoolTrustee site is a resource full of articles I have written on all aspects of School Governance, ranging from Finance and Technology, to best practice, scheduling the annual cyle of a governing body, MAT structures and Ofsted compliance.

It is intended as a free resource to share best practice and ideas with other school leaders.

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Six money-saving tips for smarter edtech

Education Technology Magazine – Dec 2019
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Using Technology in schools to combat Bullying.

Teach Middle East Magazine – Mar 2019
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What don't we know about GDPR ?

Primary School Management Magazine – Apr 2018
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GDPR: The countdown continues

HeadTeacher Update Magazine – Mar 2018
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The essential school guide to GDPR

Schools Week Magazine – Feb 2018
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How to invest in technology to save money and time

Teach Secondary Magazine – Dec 2016
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