Your dream governor support service – suggestions please

The Haringey Governor Training and Support Unit (GTSU) is currently under-staffed and under pressure – as evidenced by their woefully out of date website*.

Jan Doust has been tasked with revamping the service and has been asked to come up with her dream specification. She’s looking for your suggestions so please email ideas to her: [email protected]

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An education vision for Haringey?

At the Director’s Briefing for governors and headteachers (a very important event for governors to attend, by the way) on Friday a document was shared with us that the HGA has been asking for for some time.

This draft lays out the Council’s vision for education in the Haringey. Have a read, and send any comments to Jan Doust ([email protected]).

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New Inquiry – Foundation Years – Sure Start Children’s Centres

***Call for evidence***

The Education Committee is today announcing an inquiry into Foundation Years – Sure Start Children’s Centres.

Written submissions of evidence are invited considering the following points:

– the new Core Purpose of Sure Start children’s centres, how this has evolved and is different from the original design and purpose of Sure Start;

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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.


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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