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Role of foundation governors in faith schools

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Last updated on 10 January 2017
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What is the role of foundation governors? We summarise guidance on the role of foundation governors in faith schools. We look at how they should treat pupils of other faiths and no faith, and how to deal with governors who express discriminatory views. We also link to examples of foundation committees.

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  1. 1 Guidance on the role of foundation governors
  2. 2 Duty to support children of all faiths and none
  3. 3 Dealing with concerns about a foundation governor’s behaviour
  4. 4 Forming a foundation governors' committee
  5. 5 Forming a Christian ethos committee

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