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


Governors’ Handbook May 2014