Link governors

  • Data analysis: role of the link governor
    Not all governors need to be data experts, but your board should have at least 1 person with the skills to interpret the data they're given. Understand what this link governor role involves and how best to deploy your data specialists.
  • Pupil premium: questions to ask
    See our list of questions to ask your pupil premium lead about how your school uses pupil premium funding to raise the attainment of disadvantaged pupils. Use the questions in link governor visits or in relevant committee meetings.
  • Questions to ask subject leaders
    Be clear on what questions to ask when meeting subject leaders on school visits or at board/committee meetings, so you can challenge and support them.
  • SEND: questions to ask
    Find out what questions you can ask your SENCO about your school's provision for pupils with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND), and what to look out for in their answers. Now including questions to ask when monitoring SEND provision during coronavirus.