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NGA Regional Conferences 2020

These conferences are free for NGA members (the number of places is dependent on your membership package) and includes all day catering with a hot buffet lunch. Maintained Schools in Buckinghamshire are members of the NGA with the subscription paid for by the Local Authority. The next Regional Conference still has some places available. South […]

Free Governor Training for all Buckinghamshire Governors – Next Booking Date Open

The Schools Team have arranged several twilight workshops which are free to all Buckinghamshire governors: 17th March Safeguarding – Georgina Masefield and ESAS 2nd April  Ofsted – Naureen Kausar 29th April Safer Recruitment – Pat Stappard 5th May Equalities – Yvette Thomas 12th May PSHE – Carol Stottor 3rd June SEND – Belinda Nunn/Hero Slinn […]

Do you have a Newly Qualified Teacher (NQT) at your school?

With teacher retention an issue across the country, it’s critical that your NQT gets support from the beginning from peers and independent professionals. NQTSpace is a FREE online platform which offers: • Self-evaluation against the Teachers’ Standards • Online professional developments matched to the Teachers’ Standards • Resources • Ask the Expert section • NQTConnect […]

The DfE has extended FREE funded training for Governors and Clerks until March 2021

Extension to the GovernorSpace The DfE has extended FREE funded training for Governors and Clerks until March 2021. Funding is available for TWO members of your Governing Board. Sign up now before the funding ends. GovernorSpace helps Governors and Clerks identify their development needs and improve their skills, to improve the quality of school governance. […]

Personal Development in the new Ofsted framework (with Better Governor)

Thursday 26 March, 8:00 am to 9:00 am This webinar will explore in detail this element of Ofsted’s recently updated inspection framework. The new judgement covers many aspects of personal development including confidence, character, personal safety and readiness for the next stage of education. https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/3092785874651826955  

Managing exclusions (with The Key for School Governors)

Tuesday 11 February, 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm The webinar will set out boards’ specific legal duties in relation to pupil exclusions. We’ll also explore how boards can monitor exclusion levels effectively. This can help to provide assurance that exclusion is being used proportionately and in a non-discriminatory manner. https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/6888698037944031500