DAG provides resources for Devon governors in many ways, including the following:
For GBs seeking advice about Academies, a range of information about Academies from a variety of sources.
DAG recognises that governors don’t always have lots of time to search out the latest information on areas of good practice or Department for Education initiatives so we have come up with one page guides on a variety of subjects to help make the most of your time.
Terms and abbreviations commonly used in Education, nationally and locally.
Are you “Fit for Purpose” as a governor, director or clerk? Find out.
Since September 2012 schools have been judged against the latest revised Ofsted criteria.
To support small schools and those considering partnership working with small schools to investigate and discuss the issues around future planning and viability. This can be read in tandem with the People’s Scrutiny Committee of Devon County Council Small Schools Task Group Report.
Links to websites with useful information for governors, directors and clerks.
It is reported that Ofqual is working on plans to implement the arrangements announced by the government last week. Whilst schools may have to wait longer for details of how moderation and appeals will work, the Education Secretary’s ...
Posted: 1st Apr 2020View full article >
This Department for Education (DfE) governance update reiterates the key messages and guidance published by the department in the last week, especially around school closures and seeks to provide some clarity on specific issues that will be at the ...
Posted: 31st Mar 2020View full article >