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Governor training - Understanding of school data (primary) (mandatory)

Facilitator/s: Mike Jones - Head of Management Systems Unit; Anthony Quick, Helen Richards - Systems Support and Development Officers.

This session will focus on the following:

Standard data sets:

  • Foundation phase and Key Stage 2 in Primary schools
  • Key Stages 3 and 4, plus post-16 in Secondary schools
  • Wales National tests
  • Contextual data
  • School attendance
  • Future changes
  • Pupil progress measures:
  • Value added
  • Pupil estimates
  • Using school performance data:
  • Trends analysis
  • Making comparisons
  • Families of schools
  • Benchmarking
  • Assessing progress over time
  • Key questions from data
  • Self evaluation
  • Inspection data
  • Pupil level data
  • Gap analysis

Mandatory governor training came into force in September 2013.

  • All new governors appointed/elected after September 2013 will be required to complete mandatory data training within one year.
  • Existing governors who have not completed local authority data training will be required to attend data training within one year of re-appointment/re-election.
  • Governors will be exempt from the requirement to undertake mandatory data training if they have completed local authority data training within one year of the regulations coming into force.
  • Governors who have a break of service of five years or more will be required to repeat the data training.
  • Governors who attend school based data training will NOT be required to attend local authority data training.

Date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Time: 4.00pm - 6.00pm

Venue: Committee Room 1, Civic Centre

Date: Tuesday 6 March 2018

Time: 4.00pm-6.00pm

Venue: Committee Room 1, Civic Centre

Date: Wednesday 16 May 2018

Time: 4.00-6.00pm

Venue: Committee Room 2, Civic Centre

Telephone: 01792 636552
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