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School policies: the role of governors

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Last updated on 8 January 2018
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What is the role of governors when it comes to policies? This article looks at the role of governors and staff in overseeing school policies, including how they are written, approved and reviewed. You will also find questions for governors to ask when considering a new or existing policy.

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Contents

  1. 1 Governors' role
  2. 2 School staff's role
  3. 3 Clerk to governors' role
  4. 4 Approving policies
  5. 5 Reviewing policies
  6. 6 Making policies available online 

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