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Letter from Councillor Birchley to all Schools

Sent on behalf of Councillor Patricia Birchley, Chairman of Children’s and Education Select Committee Signed schools Letter 23.9.21 Dear Colleagues, Please find attached a letter from Councillor Patricia Birchley.  Please distribute to all members of your governing board. Kind regards, Hazel David School Improvement Team Children’s Services

The Buckinghamshire Challenge – SIGN UP FOR UNIVERSAL OFFER

Dear Headteachers and Chairs of Governors, Following the letter from Gareth Drawmer which was sent on Friday (attached again above for information) with the full Buckinghamshire Challenge offer for schools, we are now asking all schools to sign up to the Universal Offer and nominate their lead member of staff. Buckinghamshire Challenge Board Programme FINAL […]

DfE Funded Training Offer – Schools Anti Bullying Champions

Sent on behalf of Yvette Thomas, Equality and School Improvement Manager Dear Colleagues, Please see attached letter inviting nominations for a lead school for Anti Bullying funded by the DfE  and the proposed timetable. Schools interested in signing up for the programme will need to be nominated by their Liaison Group,  we have 18 places […]

Buckinghamshire Challenge Board Programme

Dear Headteacher and Chair of Governors, Buckinghamshire Challenge Board Programme FINAL Please find attached above a letter from Gareth Drawmer, Head of Achievement and Learning, outlining the Buckinghamshire Challenge Board offer to schools for academic year 2021/22.  This includes: A Universal Offer – a conference and workshop programme for all schools in Buckinghamshire. A Targeted […]

Buckinghamshire Education and Skills Strategy Review

Education and Skills Strategy Review  The Education and Skills Strategy was approved in 2018 and was designed to act as a compass for implementing continuous improvement in educational provision in Buckinghamshire until 2022. In light of many changes that have taken place since that time, it would be helpful to review the Strategy with as […]

Buckinghamshire Challenge Board Programme

Dear Headteacher and Chair of Governors, Please find attached above a letter from Gareth Drawmer, Head of Achievement and Learning, outlining the Buckinghamshire Challenge Board offer to schools for academic year 2021/22.  This includes: A Universal Offer – a conference and workshop programme for all schools in Buckinghamshire. A Targeted Offer – focused support for […]

Parent Governor Co-optees on the Bucks Children’s and EducationSelect Committee

Dear all, Please find attached introductory information for sending to your relevant Governors/Heads and also a copy of the nomination forms for the 3 types of potential co=-optees – for primary, secondary and special school reps. Request for nominations – primary, secondary and special Initial information about PGRsInitial information about PGRs Many thanks Katie Katie […]

Governor Training Programme Autumn 2021

Dear Colleagues, Welcome back to a new term.  Please find attached details of the Governor Training programme for the Autumn term, further information regarding the sessions, costs and how to book. BESST – Buckinghamshire Education School Support & Training Governor Training Autumn 2021 At present, all training remains online using Teams. Kind regards, Hazel Hazel […]

Anti Vaccination Protests

SENT FROM: GARETH DRAWMER, HEAD OF ACHIEVEMENT & LEARNING Dear Colleague, We have been notified this week of a protest outside of a Buckinghamshire school by anti-vaccination protestors. Protests such as these are be based on an assumption that Covid vaccinations for school age children will be rolled out through schools, rather than the existing […]