Governor Training Programme 2013-14

Here’s the training programme for this academic year from Haringey LA.

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Special Education Needs and Disability – The Changing Landscape

Phil DiLeo and Kirstie Watkins’ presentation from the Haringey Governors’ Conference

Conference: research, exclusions and high quality governance

I am just back from the Haringey Governors Conference and I thought I would briefly reflect on the sessions I went to and what I learnt.

As well as the keynote on using well-researched interventions I attended workshops on exclusions and the Governor Mark.

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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”

KS2 testing, off-site provision and school attendance

Important information about changes to all of these that governors should be aware of.

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Governors’ Briefing January 2013 Presentations

The slideshows from the Governors’ Briefings. It could be useful to show these at your next governing body meeting. Ideally those of you who attended could highlight the key points.

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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:

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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.

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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