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Last updated on 3 May 2019
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As a governor, you'll most likely be asked to consider an exclusion at some point. Read this to understand the procedures to follow when sitting on the governors' exclusions panel, and see our easy-to-read flowchart.

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  1. Governors' role in exclusions
  2. Set the date and time
  3. Send out the papers and evidence
  4. Know who must, and may attend
  5. Procedure for the meeting: flowchart
  6. Deal with disruptions
  7. Take minutes
  8. Consider these points when making a decision
  9. Notify parties about the decision
  10. Ensure the pupil's name is removed from the school register

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