How to Hold to Account - for Governors and Trustees
The Governance Handbook states:
One of the core functions of governance is holding executive leaders to account for the educational performance of the organisation and its pupils, and the effective and efficient performance management of staff
This governance training provides practice guidance on how to ensure you are effectively holding your school to account. It covers:
How to ensure clarity on priorities, targets and KPIs
Effective oversight of performance management
Working smart - planning your governance work
Developing a governance monitoring plan
How to ensure effective monitoring – Plan, Do, Review
Receiving the right data in the right format
Having 'holding to account' discussions
Who should attend? All governors and trustees, including those new to governance, or those who want a refresher.
Tutor Julie Taylor - With over 25 years in education and Governance, Julie is an experienced chair and National Leader of Governance who has a track record of supporting governance boards across Essex and beyond.
What people say about our training:
‘The best governor training I have ever attended’
‘Inspiring! Thanks you! I now feel confident to be a more strategic governor’
‘At last, training that provides tools, examples and checklists to help us do the job!’
About our training As experienced Chairs of Governors we strongly believe in providing training that gives you the knowledge, tools and examples to be effective governors. Our aim is to give you the confidence and tools to improve your governance as quickly and effectively as possible. All our training is provided by National Leaders of Governance who are experienced governance trainers. See our website for more details: www.nlgeast.co.uk
About NLGs National Leaders of Governance (NLGs) are experienced chairs of governing boards. All NLGs have been through a rigorous designation process from the National College of Teaching and Leadership (NCTL), a part of the Department for Education (DfE), to demonstrate that we have the skills, experience and attributes to be a National Leader of Governance. All NLGs are either actively chairing standalone schools or academies, local governing boards or multi academy trust (MAT) trust boards or have done so within the last five years. All NLGs are trained to support governors through mentoring and coaching and provide governance services which are quality assured.
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