Interests: School Governance

Week of: 19 February 2018 - 25 February 2018

Scarlet fever – information from Public Health England

Public Health England are reporting a national increase in the notifications of scarlet fever above expected levels.  The attached letter contains advice for schools including signs and symptoms, infection control advice and recommended actions if schools suspect an outbreak.  Although usually a mild illness, patients can develop complications – if schools have concerns they should contact their […]

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South West Teaching and Learning Conference: Making Professional Development Matter | Monday 2nd July 2018

This one day conference will bring together nationally renowned keynote speakers, Philippa Cordingley, David Weston and Dame Alison Peacock to explore the topic of professional development. The speakers with delve into the current research and look at how you can create a school where pupils succeed and teachers thrive. Practical case studies as well as […]

South West Governance Masterclass: Making an Impact | Saturday 24th February 2018

The world of governance continues to change rapidly and the bar has been raised significantly. Expectations on governors/trustees have never been greater. We want to support governors to ensure that their time and their focus is on where they can make the biggest difference and have the most impact. Why is this masterclass different? We […]

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