School governance update

Important news and communications from the Department for Education (DfE) relating to governance in maintained schools and academy trusts in England

Applies to: England


Academy trusts: school governance update September 2019

Local-authority-maintained schools: school governance update September 2019


These updates are for anyone involved in school and trust governance who wants to know the latest messages from the DfE, such as:

• governors
• trustees
• chairs
• governance professionals
• members

This is also for anyone else involved in the governance of schools and trusts in England.

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