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Training can be delivered via face-to-face and online workshops by NGA consultants. Our workshops are easily accessible and designed to be both interactive and engaging. They provide the opportunity to learn with fellow governors and trustees on a virtual or face-to-face basis.

Session impact

It’s essential that members of the governing board visit and formally monitor their school from time to time.

This session has been designed to ensure that governors or trustees can get the maximum impact out of their visits. 

The purpose of the session

For many governors and trustees, undertaking a formal monitoring visit to your school can be a daunting prospect, especially if you are uncertain about the purpose of your visit and your role. 

At the end of this session you will be knowledgeable about what makes for successful governor / trustee visits and should be confident in carrying them out.

What will the session cover?

  1. Why visits matter
  2. Guidance, polices and protocols for visits
  3. Developing your knowledge of your school or schools through visits
  4. How to ensure your visit has an impact

Who should attend?

Governors, trustees and academy committee members

The senior leadership team and should also attend

This session is for suitable for a number of schools to share

How will the session work?

This is a two-hour session

All NGA sessions are interactive and provide information, activities and opportunities for discussion

There is a short post session activity to embed learning

For more information on this session, please submit a 'contact us' form at the top of this page or phone 0121 237 3788 (option 5)

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