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The Key’s New Report: The challenges of Leading a Rural School

The Key have just published an interesting report on the challenges facing rural schools which will be of great interest to all Devon school governors and trustees. The report draws upon primary research including face-to-face interviews with 18 ...

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Posted: 18th Oct 2018

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Ofsted Chief Inspector sets out vision for new education Inspection framework

Details of planned changes to the way Ofsted inspects schools, colleges, further education institutions and early years settings from September 2019. These changes will move Ofsted’s focus away from headline data to look instead at how schools ...

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Posted: 17th Oct 2018

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Promoting Resilience: Free PHSE Training for secondary school staff and governors

Training is being rolled out across Devon from November 2018 to March 2019 to promote delivery of PHSE and RSE. The training aims to promote confident delivery of personal social and health education (PHSE) and relationships and sex education ...

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Posted: 16th Oct 2018

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Only four weeks to the DAG Governance and School Improvement Conference on 10th November 2018 at County Hall Exeter

Have you booked your place yet at our DAG conference? An opportunity for governors, trustees and clerks to hear from leading organisations on key educational themes. Ofsted South West - Richard Light, a senior HMI South West will be updating us ...

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Posted: 15th Oct 2018

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