Haringey Schools Bulletin 27 March 2013

The third edition of the Schools Bulletin produced by Haringey Council (not HGA) that contains useful information for governors and schools.

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Vision, induction, headteachers’ reports, finance and learning

At this evening’s HGA meeting we shared our experiences of all of these and came up with some ideas/recommendations that we hope will be of use to all Haringey schools, governing bodies and governors. Below are all the notes from the meeting.

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Come to HGA on Thursday

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”

Governor training programme Spring Term 2013

Have a read through this term’s training and support programme, download it and sign up to as many as you can.

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What skills does your governing body have?

Governors bring a wealth of experience and expertise to schools, but if we don’t know what one another’s strengths are it’s difficult to take advantage of this.

Melian came up with a really useful, simple suggestion for how to overcome this: at the start of each meeting ask everyone to explain a little about what they do, know and are interested in.

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