Training Courses

Developing an Effective School Council

    • Explore characteristics of effective Schools Councils
    • Develop a constitution to underpin your school council
    • Understand how to effectively action plan and prioritise the work of your school council
    • Discover other pupil-led activities which could fall under the remit of your school council
    • Ways for pupils to get involved in wider decision making e.g. Cluster Councils and Youth Councils
    • Linking your school council with your leadership team and school governors
    • Case studies and presentation from an effective School Council
    • Presentation form the Leeds Voice, and Influence and Change Team
    • Advice, ideas and inspiration

Quotes from the previous training;
“Excellent resources and very useful information.” 
“Interesting presentations, with well- informed speakers.” 
“Informative, with good suggestions! Am looking forward to setting up the School Council.” 


By the end of this training delegates should have the knowledge and resources to set up and run an effective school council. 

Booking Information
  • This course is only free to schools with a full SLA package. Those schools with a basic SLA or no SLA package are able to attend on a 'pay as you go' basis, (£240 per delegate).


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  • Course length: Full day
  • Theme: Citizenship, Participation & Sustainability

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