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Governing board succession planning

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Last updated on 1 June 2017
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Policy article
How can we build a succession planning policy for the board? We relay guidance from one of our associate education experts on how to structure an effective succession planning policy, and link to further resources from The Key. We also link to succession planning policies from schools.

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  1. 1 The importance of succession planning
  2. 2 Creating a strategy/policy
  3. 3 Policies from schools

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