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Closing the Gap in Bucks Nov 2020 Agenda

Sent on behalf of Gareth Drawmer, Head of Achievement and Learning Dear Colleague, Thank you to everyone who has already signed up for the Closing the Gap conference on Friday. Please do register if you are keen to hear from primary and secondary schools, both within and outside of the county who have developed strong […]

Performance Management Guidance

Dear Colleagues, Following on from the Executive Director Briefings we have produced guidance for schools and the performance management of teachers. Please see the attached document, for further information contact the HR Service Desk hrservicedesk@buckinghamshire.gov.uk Performance Management Guidance Regards, Hazel Hazel David School Improvement Team Children’s Services Buckinghamshire Council 4th Floor, County Hall Walton Street […]

BASG Executive Minutes 12/10/2020

Meeting: BASG EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE   Date & Time: 12 October 2020 at 18.00 hours   Location: Virtual meeting through Zoom   Present:       Apologies: Paul Randall (Chair), Anne Sheddick (Vice Chair), Maggi Bull, Joanne Marchant, Gwyneth Langley, Bernadette Allison (Secretary)     Jo Pearce, Peter Learner – received and accepted       […]

DfE School Governance Update October 2020 – updated 8th October 2020

Welcome to the October edition of the governance update. We know this has been an unusual start to the academic year. Governance has never been more critical, and governors and trustees have continued to provide support and strategic challenge within their schools and trusts. The actions for schools during the coronavirus outbreak page is regularly updated with […]

Executive Director Briefing Presentations Autumn 2020

Sent on behalf of Simon James, Service Director, Education Dear Colleagues, Thank you for attending the Executive Director Briefings this term.  Tolis has asked me to forward the slides to you and would like to thank you all for your resilience and focus on achieving great outcomes for your pupils. ED Briefings Sept-Oct20  Kind regards, […]

DfE School Governance Update – October 2020 edition

Welcome to the October edition of the governance update. We know this has been an unusual start to the academic year. Governance has never been more critical, and governors and trustees have continued to provide support and strategic challenge within their schools and trusts. The actions for schools during the coronavirus outbreak page is regularly updated with […]

NGA – Interim Ofsted Visits in the Autumn Term

During the partial closure of schools in the summer term, routine Ofsted inspections were suspended. As schools have now fully reopened, Ofsted have begun a phased return to full inspections; carrying out interim visits in schools across England.   This information sheet covers: NGA_COVID-19_Information-sheet_Ofsted_autumn_term_Oct_2020 the purpose of Ofsted interim visits an outline of what the […]