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School policy template and policy writing advice

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Last updated on 12 December 2016
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Is there guidance on writing school policies? This article has a downloadable, adaptable policy template, with accompanying guidance. You will also find advice on writing policies from two of our associate education experts, plus a case study from a school.

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Contents

  1. 1 Contents of a school policy: KeyDoc template and guidance
  2. 2 Developing a school policy: advice
  3. 3 Who should be covered by school policies?
  4. 4 Should we always consult with staff when writing a policy?
  5. 5 Developing a school policy: case study

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