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Last updated on 27 June 2019
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Schools run on policies. Understand your role as governor in the policy process, from development, to approval, to publication on the school's website.

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Contents

  1. Why schools have policies
  2. The different types 
  3. Contribute to their development
  4. Approve them, following the statutory approval rules
  5. Monitor how they're implemented
  6. Review them in line with statutory review frequencies
  7. Make sure they're available online where necessary

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