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Parent governor elections: double-envelope system

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Last updated on 30 October 2016
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Must we use the double-envelope system for parent governor elections? There is no statutory requirement to use the double-envelope system, but it can provide important safeguards. We look at examples from schools which use it.

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  1. 1 Responsibility for the system used in governor elections
  2. 2 What is the double-envelope system?
  3. 3 Examples of schools that use a double-envelope system

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