Schools need to switch from academic excellence to overall excellence. Academic audit is one such process that examines all the areas in which the school operates and tries to look at its performance in its natural context and constraints. The goal of academic audit is to ensure that education provided by the institution meets acceptable levels of quality and quantity.
Academic handholding is a key requirement to ensure adherence to standard of academic practice and governance. It has four key aspects-teacher observation, teacher training implementation and written feedback. Academic handholding is applicable at the stage of school inception as well as upon attainment of establishment.