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Headteacher appraisal: suggested process and KeyDocs

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Last updated on 3 October 2016
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What steps should governors take when conducting headteacher appraisal? One of our associate education experts suggests a process that governors can use to appraise a headteacher's performance. We also provide a series of downloadable KeyDoc resources to support this process.

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  1. 1 Suggested process for headteacher appraisal
  2. 2 Stage 1: prior to the review and planning meeting
  3. 3 Stage 2: pre-meeting between the headteacher and external adviser
  4. 4 Stage 3: pre-meeting between governors and the external adviser
  5. 5 Stage 4: headteacher's review and planning meeting
  6. 6 Stage 5: after the headteacher's review and planning meeting

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