Modern Governor - E-Learning for School Governors

All Cheshire East governors whose schools purchase the Governor Training and Development School Business Support Agreement have full access to Modern Governor e-learning modules as part of that agreement.

Access to Modern Governor for governors of subscribing schools is now via GovernorHub

Modern Governor modules are easy to access and cover a wide range of topics in an interesting and interactive way.  The modules are broken down into approximately twenty minute 'chunks' which can be accessed at your own convenience.

There are a large number of modules available including:

  • Introduction to Governance: Module One
  • Introduction to Governance: Module Two 
  • Governing Board Meetings
  • The Role of the Clerk
  • The Role of the Chair 
  • Headteacher Recruitment 
  • Financial Management for Governors
  • Spiritual, Moral, Social and Cultural Development
  • Helping Headteachers Get the Best Out of Their Governing Board
  • Governors Responsibility for Careers Guidance
  • School Governors and Social Media
  • Academy Governance
  • Converting to Academy Status
  • Church Schools
  • Safeguarding and School Governance
  • Special Educational Needs
  • Pupil Premium
  • Ofsted
  • An Introduction to Safeguarding and Child Protection
  • Honour Based Violence and Forced Marriage
  • Female Genital Mutilation (FGM)
  • Radicalisation
  • Prevent
  • Information Security

Please access the modules and feed your comments back to the School Governance Team.

How do I register with Modern Governor for the first time?

You will now need to use a GovernorHub account to login to Modern Governor.

If you already have a GovernorHub account and your school or academy has a Modern Governor subscription, then login using your GovernorHub username (an email address) and password.  The modules can be found under Training.

If you do not have a GovernorHub account,  please email and an email will be sent to you inviting you to join.

Who do I contact if I have problems accessing the courses?