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Staff governors' conference 2007

10 December 2007

The theme of the 2007 conference, held on 10 December 2007, was self-regulation.

A full house of delegates heard from Sir George Sweeney, chair of the Self-Regulation Implementation Group and Lynne Sedgmore, CEO of the Centre for Excellence in Leadership, who discussed the role of the staff governor.

Presentations on FE's future were given by Susan Pember, a civil servant from the Department for Innovation, Universities and Skills, and Ken Spours of the Institute of Education. Lively debate took place in a range of workshops.

Realising self regulation [50kb] - presentation by Sir George Sweeney

Realising self regulation in FE [131kb] - report submitted by the Self Regulation Implementation Group to the Secretary of State for Innovation, Universities and Skills

The changing role of staff governors [171kb] - presentation by Lynne Sedgmore

'Freedom from' and 'freedom to' [44kb] - A devolved social partnership model of governance, presentation by Ken Spours

14-19 learning for policy makers [78kb] - presentation by Geoff Stanton

Self assessment for staff governors [115kb] - presentation for workshop given by Mike Snell

HE in FECs [103kb] - presentation for workshop given by Susan Hayday of Foundation Degree Forward

FE: a new era [1mb] - presentation for workshop on employer engagement given by Ros Malcolm, Quality Improvement Agency

Leitch Report presentation [427kb] - from Skills for Business

Realising self regulation [50kb] - Shaping the FE workforce of the future nationally, implementing locally, Alison Twiney and Angela Joyce, Lifelong Learning UK

Last updated: 29 January 2020