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Sunderland City Council - Governor Training and Support for schools

Governor Training 2015/16
Training 2015-16 (as at 10/5/2016)
Please e-mail governor.training@schools.sunderland.gov.uk to reserve a place.

National Governors' Association Conference October 2015
Schools Directory 2015/16
Schools Directory 2015/16   (updated 5th May 2016)
(
list of schools - excel)
(updated 5th May 2016)
School Term Dates 2016/17 Word Excel PDF

School Term Dates 2015/16

Word Excel PDF

School Term Dates 2014/15

Word Excel PDF
Governance Handbook
Governance 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 http://www.sunderlandschools.org/govdocs/services/2014-15/
Services to Schools 2015/16 www.sunderlandschools.org/govdocs/services/2015-16
Services to Schools 2016/17 http://www.sunderlandschools.org/govdocs/services/2016-17/
Governors' Association  http://www.sunderlandgovernorsassociation.co.uk/

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

Statutory guidance setting out the arrangements for the constitution of school governing bodies
https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/constitution-of-governing-bodies-of-maintained-schools


Schools Forum


http://www.sunderlandschools.org/govdocs/schoolsforum/
   

Free Training available for all school governors

http://www.gl-assessment.co.uk/products/professional-development-services/governor-training-workshops
Modern Governor online training
Available free to all governing bodies that subscribe to the Council's Governor Training and Development Service http://www.moderngovernor.com/

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
http://learning.sunderlandschools.org/index.php?Itemid=92

Codes of practice for maintained schools
www.sunderlandschools.org/codes.htm

20 questions for governing bodies (Version 2 - 2015)

20 Questions
Template to be completed

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
Governor Support to Schools Service http://www.sunderlandschools.org/govdocs/gov_support.htm

Please direct any queries to governor.training@schools.sunderland.gov.uk 

 

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