Modern Governor is a service from Learning Pool, the public sector e-learning exchange. It is designed to help school governors develop their skills through e-learning. It is however not intended to replace face-to-face training which will continue to be offered through the Salford governor services termly training programme.
Whether you're a newly elected governor or an established governor looking to increase your existing knowledge, Modern Governor has something for you. Modern Governor has been created with help from experts in governor services. This means that all the courses reflect the latest initiatives and challenges facing school governors today.
Governors benefit from:
Schools benefit from:
Designed to be easy to use, Modern Governor's courses are short and engaging, typically lasting 30 minutes and consisting of a few separate modules. The content is structured in this way to allow governors to dip in and out of a course as their schedules permit.
The courses have been produced with the help of experts from the education and local government sector and include examples, case studies and scenarios specifically relevant for today's busy governors. Released regularly, the courses will remain permanently available throughout your subscription so that governors can revisit the material as often as they wish.
Governor induction and skills:
Different types of schools:
Inspection, safeguarding and safety:
Roles and responsibilities:
Access Modern Governor courses.
If this is your first time using Modern Governor, please follow the steps outlined on the document below entitled 'I'm a governor - how do I access Modern Governor's e-learning modules?'
Email firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone 0845 0744 114.
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This page was last updated on 1 April 2016