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IB Learner Profilefree16 June 2017

The IB Learner Profile is a set of ten attributes which all members of the IB community - students, teachers and leaders - should be encouraged to develop. They represent a broad range of human capacities... more

IB Mission16 June 2017

Why are we IB educators? Why an IB education? What is distinctive about the IB Mission Statement?Why do we educate? What's your definition of a great school? Or put another way, 'what do you want the... more

Questions for governors11 June 2017

Key question: Are we effective? What impact are we having on pupil outcomes?Key question: Do you know your unique contribution to the success of the school?Key question: To what extent are our meetings... more

Helpful resources9 June 2017

This page signposts where you can find helpful resources that can be used in the recruitment, induction and professional development of your governing body.A Framework for Governance: A flexible guide... more

Governance - Case Studies9 June 2017

The two case studies here relate to proprietor owned schools.A personal case study from an experienced headteacher who has worked in a number of prprietor owned schools in which he spells out potential... more

Headteachers' Report9 June 2017

The Headteacher should provide the school board with the information it needs to do its job well. Much of the report will include information which allows governors to monitor and evaluate the performance... more

Governors' Meetings9 June 2017

Tools for ensuring good governance. A quick checklist of governance essentials (which you can use to carry out your own brief audit of governance) and a tool for organizing governing meetings.If you are... more

Governors' roles9 June 2017

Effective school governance is arguably one of the single most important factors for the success of a school. This section of the website provides school leaders and governors with guidance and tools... more

Governance9 June 2017

Strong governance is a key aspect of successful schools. It provides strategic diection and control to schools. It ceates robust accountability and oversight for its educational and financial performance. more

IB Diplomafree6 June 2017

An introduction to the IB Mission and how to align it to your school mission. The IB Learner Profile and how it applies to all people in your school community. How does the IB Learner Profile... more