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Sunderland City Council - Governor Training and Support for schools

Governor Training 2014/15
PDF Version
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Schools Directory 2014/15 Schools Directory 2014-15 (as at 31-3-2015)
list of schools - excel) (updated 31st March 2015)

School Term Dates 2015/16

Word Excel PDF

School Term Dates 2014/15

Word Excel PDF
Governors' Handbook
Governors' Handbook - The Department for Education (DFE) first released a handbook for governors in May 2013 - the current version can be accessed from this link.

Services to Schools 2014/15

Services to Schools 2015/1

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Governors' Association

Constitution of governing bodies of maintained schools (May 2014 guidance - updated March 2015)

Statutory guidance setting out the arrangements for the constitution of school governing bodies

Schools Forum

Free Training available for all school governors
Modern Governor online training
Available free to all governing bodies that subscribe to the Council's Governor Training and Development Service

Events Calendar On-line calendar.  Has dates for headteacher meetings, Education Leadership Board, Economic Leadership Board, Teacher Associations Liaison Group (TALG), Governor Training, Schools Forum &  Finance Service User Group

HR Policies for schools

20 questions for governing bodies (Version 2 - 2015)
20 Questions

Advice on governor visits/ link governors
Making a school visit
Visiting Policy - Proforma (Word Document)
Visit Log (Word Document)
The Role of the Link Governor


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