News from April, 2018

Please find a list of every news article from April, 2018 below:

Home Education: DfE advice and consultation

A package of measures to help make sure children receive the best possible education either at home or outside of school has been announced by School Systems Minister Lord Agnew. The Department for Education (DfE) estimate that 45,500 children are ...

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Posted: 16th Apr 2018

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NGA Termly Bulletin Spring 2018

The National Governance Association (NGA) produce a termly bulletin for governors irrespective of whether they are members of the NGA or not. The Devon Association of Governance (DAG) is one of the leading local governor associations with links to ...

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Posted: 16th Apr 2018

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GDPR comes into effect on 25th May 2018 – is your school ready?

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into effect on 25th May 2018 and will replace the existing Data Protection Act. Is your school or academy ready for this significant change to the way data is handled?  If your governing board ...

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Posted: 16th Apr 2018

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Ofsted advise changes to their school inspection timeframe

Ofsted advise changes to their school inspection timeframe Sean Harford, Ofsted’s National Director has just published information about changes to their inspection timeframe. Effective immediately, Ofsted will: · Extend the usual ...

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Posted: 16th Apr 2018

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Are you an effective chair?

With the start of a new term it always good to reflect on what is going on around us, bearing in mind our need to stay well informed. DAG supports chairs in Devon by providing the termly resource: ‘Effective Chairs’.  This resource is ...

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Posted: 19th Apr 2018

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