Director’s Briefing Report for Governors and Headteachers – Spring 2013

This is a really important document for all governors to read and use for reference over the coming term. It’s staggering that we haven’t had one for so long, but hopefully a sign things to come that this one is here. You can download or read it here.

It contains:

ACTION ITEMS

1. Special Educational Needs and Disability – Preparing for Change
2. OFSTED, E-safety, School Websites and Data Protection
3. The New Ofsted Framework Update
4. Raising the Participation Age (RPA)

INFORMATION ITEMS

1. Early Indications on 2012 results for Early Years Foundation Stage, Key Stages 1 and 2, GCSE and post 16 Level 3
2. Performance Appraisal and Capability Policies for Teachers
3. Haringey 54,000
4. School Admissions and School Organisation
5. School Exclusions – changes to Guidance from September 2012
6. School Funding 2013-2014
7. The Role of the Governing Body and Looked After Children

Appendices

1. Local Authority Officer Contacts
2. School Term Dates and Holidays 2013/2014

You can read the whole document or download it here:

What do you think?