The Department for Education (DfE) has published a revised version of the Governors’ Handbook. The changes include:

  • New section on changes to the School Governance (Constitution) (England) Regulations 2012
  • New section on changes to the School Governance (Federations) (England) Regulations 2012
  • More information on the strategic/operational divide
  • Updated information on external reviews of governance
  • Updated content on careers advice

The Government has recently published information on how to arrange a review of governance for your school and improve the performance of your governing body.

You can find the full article here.

The Department for Education (DfE) has published a revised version of the Governors’ Handbook. The changes include:

  • New section on changes to the School Governance (Constitution) (England) Regulations 2012
  • New section on changes to the School Governance (Federations) (England) Regulations 2012
  • More information on the strategic/operational divide
  • Updated information on external reviews of governance
  • Updated content on careers advice

The Department for Education (DfE) has updated its list of statutory policies for schools. Changes include updating the advice about the Teachers Pay policy to reflect performance related pay – this policy must now be reviewed annually. There is also a new link to DfE asbestos management advice and amended advice about delegating approval of the Child Protection policy.