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Local governors & MATs: a time and opportunity to rethink

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Eynsham Partnership Academy (EPA) Trust had done some work in building up relationships with school local governing bodies, and both of our recent trust board chairs had been chairs of governors. Despite this, I think we all would agree that it has not been a dynamic part of the vision or direction of the MAT.

I joined as CEO just before COVID-19 and like other trusts, we were very active in ensuring our chairs of governors were in regular close Zoom contact as a group with myself and the trust board chair during this period.

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