Governance Training for 2019
Abbeywood Teaching School
For those New to Governance
Tuesday 22nd October 2019 – 6:00pm – 8:00pm
This session will provide an introduction to the role of governors and governing bodies.
It will highlight and discuss key documents to support new governors in understanding the many aspects of effective governance.
Understanding and using the School Performance Summary
Thursday 7th November 2019 – 6:00pm – 8:00pm
This session will be look at your School Performance Summary, how to understand and use it.
A copy of your school’s Performance Summary will need to be brought with you to look at and go through.
Governing Body monitoring, including governing visits (all phases)
Monday 18th November 2019 – 6:00pm – 8:00pm
This session will provide an introduction to the important function of monitoring the work of the school.
It will provide a number of tools to support governors in this important aspect of their work and discuss how the information gathered can inform their work.
The second part of the session will focus on preparing for a governor visit and reporting to the governing body.
Preparing the Governing Body for an Ofsted Inspection – (new framework)
Tuesday 3rd December 2019 – 6:00pm – 8:00pm
This session looks at the inspection process. Delegates will have an opportunity to respond to Ofsted type questions in a non-threatening and safe environment.