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  1. 1. Modern Governor<br /><br />
  2. 2. .......from Learning Pool – <br />the public sector e-learning exchange.....<br /><br />
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  4. 4. .....86% of UK councils use a Learning Pool product....<br /><br />
  5. 5. .....over 1/3 of local authorities use Modern Governor e-learning.....<br /><br />
  6. 6. In the Eastern region:<br />Leicestershire, Nottinghamshire.....<br />.....are Modern Governors.....<br /><br />
  7. 7. What do Governors say?<br />“It can help to put real meaning to the &apos;jargon&apos; that sometimes abounds and helps to put a meaningful perspective on initiatives which you can then apply to your own particular school context.”<br />
  8. 8. In the North West:<br />Blackburn, Blackpool, Cheshire East, Cheshire West & Chester, Cumbria, Liverpool, Oldham, Rochdale, Sefton, Tameside, Trafford, Warrington.....<br />.....are Modern Governors.....<br /><br />
  9. 9. What do Governors say?<br />“It is very convenient to be able to fit a course around other commitments.”<br />
  10. 10. London Boroughs:<br />Bexley, Brent, Bromley, Hackney, Harrow, Havering, Harrow, Hounslow, Islington, Lambeth, Lewisham, Newham, Kensington and Chelsea, Tower Hamlets.....<br />.....are Modern Governors.....<br /><br />
  11. 11. What do Governors say?<br />“As link governor I try to encourage other governors to do training. I do as much as I can but can&apos;t attend every course so Modern Governor helps me get an insight to pass on to others.”<br />
  12. 12. In the Northern region....<br />Darlington, Newcastle.....<br />.....are Modern Governors.....<br /><br />
  13. 13. What do Governors say?<br />“It is a great part of the training resources available and I expect to continue to use it to build and refresh my knowledge.”<br />
  14. 14. In the South West....<br />Bournemouth, Oxfordshire, Poole, South Gloucestershire, Wiltshire.....<br />.....are Modern Governors.....<br /><br />
  15. 15. What do Governors say?<br />“I thought I had a pretty good knowledge of school governance after over 20 years experience but I was surprised by some gaps in my knowledge, and changes I was unaware of.”<br />
  16. 16. In the South East....<br />Hampshire, Reading.....<br />.....are Modern Governors.....<br /><br />
  17. 17. What do Governors say?<br />“Able to do at home, so fits in with other commitments.”<br />
  18. 18. In the West Midlands....<br />Birmingham, Dudley, Herefordshire, Shropshire, Solihull, Staffordshire, Warwickshire, Wolverhampton.....<br />.....are Modern Governors.....<br /><br />
  19. 19. What do Governors say?<br />“Quick and easy to understand.  Broken up into easy to read &apos;chunks&apos;.”<br />
  20. 20. In Yorkshire and Humber....<br />Barnsley, Calderdale, Kingston Upon Hull, NE Lincolnshire, Wakefield, York.....<br />.....are Modern Governors.....<br /><br />
  21. 21. What do Governors say?<br />“Jargon free. All key terms well explained. Easy to follow software. Relevant to my role as a governor.”<br />
  22. 22. 13 courses available now:<br />My role as a governor <br />Community Cohesion <br />Preparing for OFSTED<br />Health and Safety <br />Understanding school finance <br />School recruitment and practices <br />Admissions and pupil discipline <br />Becoming a School Governor<br />Some Governor&apos;s Questions answered<br />Safeguarding and Promoting Child welfare<br />School Governors and Writing for the Web<br />Chairing GB Meetings<br />Equality and Diversity<br /><br />
  23. 23. What do Governors say?<br />“Simple straightforward messages - section on visiting schools was well presented and a very important message.”<br />
  24. 24. Courses coming soon <br />New Governor Induction<br />Is Governor Mark for Us?<br />NEW Ofsted Framework<br />Self-audit tool for Safeguarding<br />Governing Body Health-check<br /><br />
  25. 25. What do Governors say?<br />“I think this is a good idea being able to access the course at any time, without having to plan a day and childcare etc.”<br />
  26. 26. .....create, tailor your own-elearning using our authoring tool.....<br /><br />
  27. 27. What do Governors say?<br />“Very informative.  I think governors would be reassured by this explanation of the Ofsted process.  I particularly liked the case study.”<br />
  28. 28. .....all e-learning tracked, recorded, certificated and reportable.....<br /><br />
  29. 29. What do Governors say?<br />“It was a good high level overview and good for new governors joining.”<br />
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  31. 31. What do Governors say?<br />“Brilliant use of technology to impart very useful information. Scenarios were excellent.”<br />