It offers practical next steps and tips for further reading framed around three key questions for governors to ask:
- How well are pupils achieving in your school?
- How effectively is your school spending its money?
- How does your school support effective teaching and learning?
It recommends thinking of evidence as offering “best bets” – valuable starting points for a better-informed discussion in your governing board about how your school can improve.
The guide –
which is free to read and download from the EEF’s website here – also includes key questions to ask before schools think about buying in a programme and four tips on making the most of your Pupil Premium.
We have also published a blog, filleting the new EEF guide to highlight 10 top tips governing boards can put into effect.
You can read them here.