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Details of the forthcoming live, interactive and free-to-attend Governor Live session, on succession planning in governing bodies, presented by Ruth Agnew....

NLG Ruth Agnew reflects on stepping down from being Chair of Governors after a long time in the role and the issues around succession in governance....

Details of 3 new Modern Governor safeguarding modules covering female genital mutilation (FGM), Honour based violence & forced marriage and Radicalisation....

With the government insisting that all schools become academies, what does this mandatory academisation mean for governance of local schools?...

Professor John Howson explores some issues raised by the DfE's brief consultation period on the schools' national funding formula, aka "fairer funding"....

A term after being elected to the role, our new chair of governors reflects on what's flown past since becoming chair....

NLG Martin Matthews shares his thoughts on the future of multi-academy trusts - how a MATs might be established, run and made accountable in the future....

Andrew Clapham of Nottingham Trent University considers how inspection might miss a teacher who may well be outstanding....

In this guest article for Modern Governor, Nigel Gann asks whether having business leaders on governing boards guarantees educational improvement & success....

Miles Berry, former headteacher and subject leader for computing education at Roehampton Uni explores the issues around BYOD relevant to governors....

Details of the updated and expanded Ofsted e-learning module from the leading online CPD service for governors, Modern Governor....

The Modern Governor Pupil Premium module has been updated to reflect changes in the Ofsted inspection framework - here are the details....

The Secret Governor describes the process of headteacher recruitment - considering advertising, recruitment consultants, shortlisting & interviewing....