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Through our news items we aim to keep Devon schools abreast of educational matters, both local and national. Find our most recent news items below, use our archvive to access older news items, or view our newsletters or academy newsletter using the menu to the right.

Free GEL until 31st March: Clerking a Trust or Local Governing Board training

GEL has released a module Clerking a Trust or Local Governing Board (requires login), which was designed to help you: Be familiar with the terminology used in the governance of academies Understand how the nature of governance varies in ...

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Posted: 28th Mar 2017

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The Education Policy Institute on the national funding formula

The Education Policy Institute (EPI) has today published the first comprehensive review of the consequences of the government’s national funding formula. The report supports the views reported in the press recently that the proposed funding ...

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Posted: 27th Mar 2017

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Revised Guidance on Exclusion

This consultation on revised guidance is due to come into effect in September 2017. The government has outlined plans to tighten guidance to schools on excluding and expelling pupils with a five week consultation on revised guidance, which it ...

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Posted: 24th Mar 2017

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DAG e-Newsletter Issue 117 23rd March 2017

The latest DAG e-newsletter is now available (requires login). This is a short and sweet snapshot of what is going on in the world of school governance, ranging from the new funding formula to changes in Early Years Education, and the 'Fit for ...

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Posted: 23rd Mar 2017

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