Lincolnshire Teaching School Alliance

Open Training Sessions

All sessions will be held at: The Keyworth Centre, Lincoln, LN6 0EP.  The cost is: £50 per person per session.     To book, please click on the session title below.    

Half-Day Sessions - 9:30am - 12:30pm

Session Title Date Description

Governors and the Curriculum

Thursday 30 April 2020

This half-day workshop will focus on the role that boards play in setting the curriculum vision as well as approaches to effective monitoring of the curriculum.  Participants will consider what the new Education Inspection Framework means for their curriculum.

Chairing Skills

Monday 10 February 2020

The half-day workshop will focus on the skills chairs need for delivering a successful meeting through the following three aspects: careful planning (before the meeting); chairing capability (during the meeting); and critical evaluation (after the meeting). 

Ethical Leadership Framework

Wednesday 12 February 2019

This half-day workshop will focus on the Ethical Leadership Framework for Education.  Participants will be introduced to the framework and consider approaches to introducing it to their board's practices. 

Evening Sessions - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Session Title


3 individual sessions - choose your preferred date


Focus on the Core Purposes of Governance and How to be Highly Effective as a Governing Board

Tuesday 3rd March 2020

Wednesday 3rd June 2020

This session will serve the purpose of and introduction/induction for new governors/trustees as well as a 'refresher' for those who have been governing for some time.

Focus on Safeguarding

Thursday 13th February 2020

Wednesday 6th May 2020  

How do we ensure that we are meeting the requirements of the governors' responsibilities with respect to safeguarding?

What does the worst case scenario look like and how we avoid it?

What are the practical things we can do as governors that will make a difference?