A new edition of SSE Update has recently been published. This issue examines how schools can connect or indeed reconnect SSE as a whole school process. It also looks at how schools can maintain the focus on literacy and numeracy in this second cycle of SSE. It’s available here.
The inspectorate will host two seminars for school leaders. One will take place in Carrick on Shannon Education Centre on November 9th and the other in Laois Education Centre on November 14th. Both will run from 2.00pm to 4.00pm, with lunch available from 1.30pm, and are open to all school leaders, regardless of location.
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An updated legislative and regulatory checklist for Boards of Management has been published and is available here.
Boards should complete this checklist as an appendix to their SSE report. It is intended to assist the board of management in carrying out its leadership and management responsibilities and functions, as set out in the Education Act (1998), and within the context of its own school.
A new edition of SSE Update has recently been published. This issue continues the scenarios of how schools might use Looking at Our School 2016 to help make their SSE process as focused and as manageable as possible. It also contains short articles about making the most of data, using an SSE approach to embed the new resource allocation model and the connection between external evaluation and SSE. Available here.
The Chief Inspector, Dr. Harold Hislop, recently presented the inaugural public lecture to mark the incorporation of the Centre for Evaluation, Quality and Inspection within the Institute of Education, DCU. Available here.