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Difficult conversations with staff members: advice

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Last updated on 14 June 2017
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Is there advice on handling difficult conversations with school staff? We set out advice on holding difficult meetings, from the headteacher of a teaching school, an Acas guide and a training event run by the Institute of Education. You will also find training videos and a KeyDoc for meeting notes.

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Contents

  1. 1 Don't avoid the issue
  2. 2 Preparing
  3. 3 During
  4. 4 After
  5. 5 Recording meeting notes
  6. 6 Training videos and materials

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