Governor Support

The One Editorial Governors blog brings you up to date information and news, authored by education experts.

Governor Support Blog

The profile and the importance of the role of governors continue to grow, as do the responsibilities of the role, in these blogs we aim to bring you current guidance and news, One Education is committed to supporting you to meet the challenges of the changing roles in school governance and to supporting your governing body at every level. 

Governor Support

Clerking Competency Framework

By Rob Merino on

The Clerking Competency Framework, released at the very end of last week, provides non-statutory guidance on the knowledge, skills and behaviours required to provide professional clerking to the governing boards of maintained schools, academies and multi-academy trusts.

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Governance Handbook Changes

By Rob Merino on

The latest iteration of the ‘Governance Handbook’ was published this week. The latest edition has been restructured completely around the DfE's newly identified six features of effective governance.

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Why Become a School Governor?

By Rob Merino on

A colleague once asked me why anyone would consider becoming a school governor. It is unpaid voluntary work, dealing with complex situations, with lots of evening meetings, increasing expectations, and for what?

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