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UCU-LSIS-UNISON FE Staff Governors' Conference 2012

3 September 2012

Teaching and Learning: a new governance focus

Monday 3 December, 10.30am - 4.15pm

This event, organised by UCU, LSIS and UNISON, was open to all staff governors. Practical and skills focused, it explored the theme of Teaching and learning: a new governance focus.

Read the invitation to attend the event here: Invitation to Attend UCU-LSIS-UNISON FE Staff Governors Conference 3-Dec-12 [133kb]

The conference objectives were for delegates to:

  • Learn from Ofsted about their new Common Inspection Framework and what it means for governors.
  • Take part in a case study with the Chair of the quality and standards committee at Exeter College on how the governing body there helped drive quality improvement, and achieved success in a recent no-notice inspection.
  • Understand more about the Gazelle Group and a new initiative on teaching and learning.
  • Have an opportunity to discuss and debate current issues in staff governance with other staff governors.

Conference programme:

A programme for the conference is available here: Programme: UCU-LSIS-UNISON FE Staff Governors' Conference 3-Dec-12 [225kb]

Conference materials  small UCU logo

The materials used by the speakers at the conference are available here (in programme order):

Other materials

Other materials available at the conference included:


Contact Jon Hegerty with queries concerning the conference.

Last updated: 29 January 2020