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Chair of governors: meetings with the headteacher

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Last updated on 30 January 2017
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Is there a checklist chairs can use for catch-ups with the headteacher? This article relays expert advice on meetings between the chair and headteacher and includes a list of possible topics for discussion. It also looks at whether the vice-chair can attend the meetings.

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Contents

  1. 1 Regular meetings 'an opportunity to talk in confidence'
  2. 2 Preparing for meetings between the chair and headteacher
  3. 3 Inviting the vice-chair to meetings with the headteacher
  4. 4 Meetings should help inform the rest of the governing body

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