School Governors Effective Question and Challenge

  • Course Duration: 3 Hours
  • Price: £60 per person

A key function of school governance is to hold the executive to account for the performance of the school. This can often be a difficult process and needs to be balanced against the duty to provide appropriate support.

This course will help school governors/directors/trustees develop the knowledge and skills to undertake this important role. The course will examine;

  • When and how to challenge
  • How to ask probative questions
  • How to prepare questions for meetings
  • How to actively listen to allow relevant and targeted questioning
  • Recognising developing confidential issues and when to stop questioning
  • The difference between challenge and questioning
  • The development of questioning technique