Education & Children Scrutiny Committee – Forward Work Programme 2017/18

 

23 June 2017

(Joint with SC&H)

28 Sept 17

27 Nov 17

21 Dec 17

25 Jan 18

14 March 18

23 April 18

Annual Report of Director of Social Services 2016/17

Unverified Results 2017 Teacher Assessments and External Examinations

School Budgets

3-year Revenue Budget Consultation

School Performance and Achievement 2016/17 – (including discrepancies between WG Categorisation & Estyn Judgements)

Q3 Performance Monitoring Report 2017/18

Corporate Parenting & Safeguarding Panel Annual Report 2017

 

Youth Support Service Business Plan 2017/18

TIC Update

Education and Children’s Services Business Plan 2018/19-2021

School Leadership - Footprint/Federation of schools (including update on recent Stats Release including school sizes and leadership info.)

Budget Monitoring 2017/18

Task & Finish Review  2015/16 Action Plan Monitoring

 

Q1 Performance Management Report for the Council’s 2017/18 Well-being Objectives

 

Scrutiny Panel School Visits Framework

Behaviour Service Review

11 – 19 Learning Network Update (TBC)

 

WG Categorisation of Schools 2018

Welsh in Education Strategic Plan (WESP) (including pupils transferring from Welsh medium primary to Welsh medium secondary schools)

 

Budget Monitoring 2017/18

Revised Estyn Inspection Framework

Five Year Capital Budget Consultation

MEP Band A Update

 

Actions & Referrals Update

 

Adoption Annual Report

Modernising Education Programme Strategic Outline Programme – Band B Update

 

Actions & Referrals Update

 

End of Year Compliments & Complaints Report 2017/18

 

Carmarthenshire County Council’s Annual Report 2016/17

Half-Year Compliments & Complaints Report 2017/18

 

 

 

 

 

Education & Children Scrutiny Committee Annual Report 2016/17

ERW Business Plan 2017/18 & Review of 2016/17. (including update on curriculum changes).

 

 

 

 

 

Education & Children Scrutiny Committee Forward Work Programme 2017/18

Fostering Annual Report

 

 

 

 

 

Modernising Education Programme – Increase in Capacity for Gorslas School

 

 

 

 

 

 

Modernising Education Programme – Increase in Age Range for Ysgol Parc y Tywyn

 

 

 

 

 

 

ITEMS FOR JOINT MEETINGS IN 2017/18:

 

·         Disability Review – Joint with SC&H – TBC

·         CSSIW Inspection, Evaluation & Review of Local Authority Services – Joint with SC&H - TBC


 

ITEMS CARRIED OVER FROM PREVIOUS WORK PROGRAMME:

 

  • Music Service / Music in Donaldson Agenda

 

ANNUAL ITEMS (TBC)

 

  • Regional Safeguarding Children Board Annual Report
  • Modernising Education Programme (MEP) Biennial Report
  • School Improvement Panel Annual Report School

 

ITEMS FOR CONSIDERATION

 

·         Schools Organisation Code

·         Preventative Services / Team Around the Family

·         Families First Recommissioning

 

 

 

DEVELOPMENT SESSIONS:

 

·         Elective Home Education (Committee Only)

·         Safeguarding (All Members)

·         Fostering & Looked After Children (All Members)

·         ALN Reform – Including SEN (All Members)

 

SITE VISITS:

 

·         Rota of 5/6 Members with Chair or Vice Chair to visit schools. Focus to be on school improvement. 5 Per Year.

 

TASK & FINISH REVIEW SUGGESTIONS:

 

·         Task & Finish Review 2015/16 Action Plan Monitoring (April 2018)

·         Fostering (Recruitment of Foster Carers)

·         Placement Stability

·         Performance at Foundation Phase