Here’s the training programme for this academic year from Haringey LA.
At a meeting a month or so ago the HGA Executive were shown one of the Council’s ‘storyboards’. These lay out all of the most important statistics about a certain aspect of life in Haringey and try to present them graphically where possible. They cover:
- Education & Families: Outstanding for all
- Employment, Well-being, Health & Regeneration: Opportunities for all
- Safeguarding, Environment, Crime & ASB: Safety for all
- Council services & Budget: A better council
I now have details for the workshops at the governors conference and a form to sign up for the ones that interest you.
This needs to be done by Monday, 6th May. So do it now.
The third edition of the Schools Bulletin produced by Haringey Council (not HGA) that contains useful information for governors and schools.
Last week, Jon Abbey, Haringey’s new Assistant Director for School Improvement sent his first schools bulletin.It’s a really useful source of information for governors (and others). I’ve been meaning to post it here, but before I had the chance there’s already another one out! I’ve pulled out the most useful info for governors below. Continue reading “Haringey Council schools bulletin for governors”
This is just a quick reminder that we’re trying a new format for Haringey Governors’ Association meetings this Thursday, 7/3/13 and we’d love you and your colleagues to be there. Continue reading “Come to HGA on Thursday”
Today the head of Ofsted, Michael Wilshaw, will announce the new school data dashboards and suggest that some governors should be paid to improve performance and efficiency. Whilst the attention being given to governance is to be welcomed, I think we should not forget why we have governors in the first place.
The next HGA meeting will be on Thursday, 7th March. We’re trying a different format for the HGA meeting this time. We want it to be more about sharing good practice and getting to know other governors than a lecture from the front. We will be looking at:
To understand how well your school is doing it’s very useful to be able to compare your school’s results with those of schools with similar intakes. Hopefully your school is already providing you with this data, but if not here it is.
Continue reading “Primary comparitive data graphs with FSM and mobility”