Lord Nash writes to all diocesan directors of education on their role supporting maintained schools to reconstitute their governing body.
This open letter from Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Schools Lord Nash draws attention to the:
- opportunity to improve school governance created by the requirement that all maintained schools are constituted under the amended 2012 constitution regulations by 1 September 2015
- importance of setting high expectations of governing bodies
- importance of appointing high-quality foundation governors