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Governance meeting

Governance is the dedicated team which aims to meet the needs of individual governors and governing bodies of all the county's schools, in the light of national legislation and guidance.

The government has set out a challenging agenda for schools and Local Authorities in raising standards and improving schools. Governing bodies have a vital role to play.

The mission statement of Governance is

To ensure governing bodies have the knowledge, understanding and skills to fulfil their roles and responsibilities in school improvement and raising learners' achievement.

HASG School Governor Awards 2016 - closing date Friday 27th May 2016 - please see attached form below.

THE COUNTER TERRORISM SECURITY ACT 2015

Hertfordshire County Council are funding a roll-out of WRAP (Workshops to Raise Awareness of Prevent) in the Autumn term to support schools and other educational settings to ensure compliancy with this legal duty. Take a look at our Hertfordshire Governor Link:

http://governor.hertscc.gov.uk/default.aspx?sID=8

Please note, this is not arranged through Governance so if you would like to book a place please do so by clicking on the following link:

http://www.thegrid.org.uk/leadership/safeguarding/anti-radicalisation.shtml#anti 

If you have any queries or require further information on WRAP please contact Anne Coad on 01438 844 882 or email anne.coad@hertsforlearning.co.uk

NEW APPROACHES TO ASSESSMENT IN PRIMARY SCHOOLS"

During late Spring / early Summer term we held briefing events for governors on the their new Assessment Framework for Primary Schools.  It was presented to over 400 school Governors. The briefing is now available for wider viewing and can be seen at http://youtu.be/osmn1MeOnUY and http://vimeo.com/128528519.

For further information of the Herts for Learning approach to Assessment please contact Ben Fuller, Lead Assessment Adviser, Herts For Learning Ltd., by email on Ben.Fuller@hertsforlearning.co.uk.