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Here's a rundown of the headline issues you're likely to cover in your full governing board or committee meetings this term. Read on to understand each issue, and feel prepared with links to further reading and questions to ask about each item.

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  1. Safeguarding: check compliance with updated guidance
  2. Governance Handbook 2019: new requirements
  3. Academies Financial Handbook 2019: review compliance
  4. Elect your chair and vice-chair
  5. Review committees and link governance roles
  6. Approve the school improvement plan
  7. Analyse end-of-Key Stage data
  8. Teachers' pay and pensions
  9. Conduct headteacher appraisal 
  10. GDPR update
  11. Yearly planners
  12. More articles to help you prepare for your next meeting

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