Webinar Briefing on 8th June 2022


Hertfordshire Governors' update on 9th March 2022

Register to attend the Webinar Briefing on 8th June 2022

The heads & governors briefing available to governors this term will be held by way of a webinar; the evening session will be held on 8th June 2022 from 4.30 pm – 6.30 pm.

Please use this link to register for the webinar.  The programme for this terms session will be:Webinar

  • Hertfordshire perspective (standing update) – Jo Fisher/Simon Newland/Tania Rawle
  • Ofsted update (standing update) – Jeremy Loukes
  • HR update (standing update) – Chris Brown
  • SEND update (standing update) – Tony Fitzpatrick
  • Virtual School Annual report – Felicity Evans

Governor’s Update now a Webinar & HASG AGM News

Webinar Briefing & AGM for Governors

A webinar will replace the previously advertised in-person briefing at the Mill Green Golf Club.  This will take place at 5 pm on Tuesday 30th November 2021.   Similarly, the 2021 HASG AGM (see below) will be held virtually at 7 pm on 13th December 2021.

Webinar Update

WebinarThis decision has been made because cases of COVID-19 are currently high both nationally and in Hertfordshire and schools have been asked to implement additional measures to reduce the spread of the virus.   With these measures in mind, we consider it appropriate that this term’s Headteacher Updates remains in webinar form.  The programme will include the following updates and items:

  • Hertfordshire perspective
  • Ofsted update
  • Safeguarding update
  • HR update
  • SEND update
  • Virtual School update
  • Technology – what next after Covid

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Next Briefing at Mill Green Golf Club

Mill Green Golf ClubMill Green Golf Club Venue for Briefing

The Autumn Term Governors’ sessions of the Headteachers’ Updates takes place at Mill Green Golf Club.  Refreshments on arrival from 5:30 pm on 1st December with the session starting at 6 pm and concluding by 8 pm.

If you are interested please book a place by email to caroline.inglis@hertfordshire.gov.uk.

The venue address is:

Gypsy Lane
Welwyn Garden City

There is ample parking (for more than 100 cars) with disabled access, and is easy-to-access being 10 minutes from Junction 23 (South Mimms) of the M25.

June 2021 Governors’ Update

Herts for Learning lead the March 2021 briefing

June 2021 Governors’ Update

The next Hertfordshire Headteachers Update is scheduled for Tuesday 15 June at 2.00pm.  Governors are also invited to attend this session if they wish to.  This will be run as a webinar this term and the registration link is below.


The updates will include the following items: Continue reading “June 2021 Governors’ Update”

March 2021 Governors Update

Herts for Learning lead the March 2021 briefingMarch 2021 Governors Update

The next Governors update takes place online on Wednesday 17th March 2021 between 5 pm & 7 pm.  The agenda will comprise the following topics:

  • 5.00 Hertfordshire perspective – Jenny Coles, Simon Newland, Tania Rawle
  • 5.30 Ofsted update – Jeremy Loukes
  • 5.45 Safeguarding update – Kay Papageorgiou
  • 6.00 HR update – David Windridge
  • 6.15 SEND update – Jo Fisher
  • 6.30 Reviewing DSPL and LSPs in Hertfordshire – Sue Chapman
  • 6.45 The GREAT pathway – Kathy Dunnett
  • 6.55 Final questions and wrap up – Tania Rawle

Book now

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Governor Updates 2020/21 Dates Announced

Diary datesDates for 2020/21 Headteacher & Governor Updates

As we continue to be in uncertain times, we have 3 dates, two of which are taking an optimistic view that larger group meetings might be possible by spring.  These update dates are:

  • Autumn 2020
    Monday 30 November – 2 x webinars with an evening one at 5 pm for governors.  Register online here.
    Agenda items to include:

    • Hertfordshire perspective,
    • HR updates,
    • Safeguarding updates.
  • Spring 2021
    Wednesday 17 March – Hatfield (Governors), and
  • Summer 2021
    Thursday 17 June – Hatfield (Governors).

Read about previous updates here.


Headteacher & Governor Update – 21st June 2018

HCC LogoHeadteacher & Governor Update – 21st June 2018

We are delighted to announce that the date for the next session is Thursday 21st June 2018.  It will take place between 6pm – 8pm with light refreshments served at 5.30pm at the Beales Hotel, Hatfield (AL10 9NG).  Please feel free to join us.

These Hertfordshire Headteacher Updates continue under the steer of Debra Massey (Headteacher at Howe Dell) for the Summer term.   We hope you will join us and support Debra in delivering these sessions.

The Hertfordshire Headteacher updates provide:

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