Useful Links

Please find below a list of links that you will find useful in your role as a governor.

Clerk to Governors Aimed primarily at clerks, it also provides a wealth of information and resources for school governors.
DfE The latest updates on statutory guidance and departmental advice.
Edubase Information for schools about the National database of governors, the reasons for establishing it, and the requirement to keep it up to date.
Governor Mark Information for governing bodies that wish to apply for that national Governor Mark award.
The Key Log in to find "Information, guidance and resources for school governors".
NGA The NGA is "an independent charity that aims to improve the educational standards and well-being of children and young people through supporting and promoting outstanding governance in all state-funded schools, including academies and free schools".
OFSTED Find your school's latest OFSTED inspection report
RAISEonline Log in to see the latest data for your school.  The website aims to "enable schools to analyse performance data in greater depth as part of the self-evaluation process".
School websites Guidance on what information schools must and should publish on their websites, including governance.
SFVS Guidance to help schools and local authorities complete the 2016 schools financial value standard (SFVS) and assurance forms.
Southwark Diocesan Board of Education                                               Providing support and training for governors of Church of England schools in Southwark
Education Commission – Catholic Diocese of Southwark                        Providing support and training for governors of Catholic schools in Southwark