Governor Space

A site for governors and clerks to network with other Boards nationwide plus details of specialist DFE funding for Clerks training

Governors for Schools

This site offers governor recruitment service and also hosts useful and often topically based free governor training webinars. Registration is required

Governor Hub

This programme is used by boards to store their information and data and also offers national information updates and local information updates via paid service from BEP

Governor Hub

Governors Handbook and Competency Framework

These are essential reference documents for all governors available on DFE site

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Education Endowment Foundation (EEF)

Site holds summary of evidence of what works for school improvement in many areas, including governance. An excellent site for governors to easily access research outcomes relevant to the curriculum, Pupil premium effectiveness, best practice teaching of literacy, maths and other topics


Official documents and press releases. The search on the site works well making it easy to find what you are looking for
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Clerking – NGA

Clerks section of the NGA site with advice on recruiting clerks, and many support and training materials . Login required – full Access is free to Bucks Maintained schools and at reduced cost to Bucks Academies

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