This webinar, recorded on 13th November, for governors and clerks in maintained schools and academies. The webinar focuses on the new Analyse School Performance the replacement for RAISEonline and the new Inspection Data Summary Report (IDSR).
The Department for Education has updated its guidance for secondary schools on the Year 7 Literacy & Numeracy Catch-up Premium. This article summarises the guidance.
This webinar, recorded on 4th October, brought chairs of governing bodies and academy trusts together from across the country to talk about Ofsted inspections and their role before, during and after.
This webinar, recorded on 18th October, briefs clerks on the latest developments in education that should be influencing governing body/trust board agendas this term.
This webinar, recorded on 19th October, briefs governors and clerks on the latest developments in education that are relevant to governance.
Ofsted have followed their announcement of changes to the current framework, which will operate between November and the end of the Autumn term, with a further consultation.
Ofsted have published details of planned changes to short (Section 8) inspections from October half term.
With effect from 1st September, new statutory guidance applies to all pupil exclusions in maintained schools, pupil referral units and academies in England.
On 1st September new statutory regulations come into effect enabling maintained school governing bodies to remove elected parent and staff governors.
It is a requirement, of the DfE, that when a new chair of an academy trust board is elected they complete an Identity Verification Form in conjunction with their Disclosure and Barring Scheme application.