Governors can use the resources below to help identify areas of responsibility and develop skills for effective leadership, whether that involves holding headteachers to account or responding to increased scrutiny.
Guidelines for the school governing body, trustees and senior staff to declare interests that may lead to bias
Maintained schools are required to have a document explaining the makeup of its governing body. Use our template to explain the structure of your governing body
Governing bodies must have evidence of paying expenses incurred by members relating to their role as governors. Download our template and adapt for your school