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.
The Devon Education Fund is financed through benefits received from the Joint Venture between Devon County Council and Babcock LDP. It aims to provide £50k on an annual basis to fund ambitious and innovative ideas that will benefit learners in ...
Posted: 5th Dec 2019View full article >
A 2019 survey of current practice in schools has been undertaken by the Fischer Family Trust to establish how data is used, the report makes interesting reading. With the emphasis on data changing under the new Ofsted Inspection Framework ...
Posted: 4th Dec 2019View full article >