Reclaiming Education

The Reclaiming Education Alliance is holding a meeting on the 25th May 2016 6pm-8pm in Committee Room 10 in the House of Commons to discuss the Government’s proposals in the White Paper

Speakers are:

  • Christine Blower  (NUT)
  • Roy Perry (LGA)
  • Richard Watts (Islington LA)
  • Fiona Forrest (parent)

There will be plenty of time for debate and discussion

For more information please go to: www.reclaimingeducation.org.uk

CASE briefing on forced academies

These briefings from the Campaign for State Education (CASE) and the Local Schools Network may be of interest to governors.

CASE briefing forced academisation

http://www.localschoolsnetwork.org.uk/2015/09/10-academy-myths-and-the-facts-that-disprove-them

Government consultation on changes to governance

All governors and governing bodies should respond to this DfE (Department for Education) consultation:

This consultation sets out proposed changes to the regulations and guidance that govern the constitution of governing bodies in maintained schools and federations of maintained schools in England.

https://www.education.gov.uk/consultations/index.cfm?action=consultationDetails&consultationId=1933&external=no&menu=1

Call for Evidence: Special Educational Needs

Governors and governing bodies may wish to respond to this important consultation which will affect the future of SEN provision.

New inquiry: PRE-LEGISLATIVE SCRUTINY: SPECIAL EDUCATIONAL NEEDS

Call for evidence

The Education Committee is conducting pre-legislative scrutiny of the Government’s proposed reform of provision for children and young people with Special Educational Needs (SEN).
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