School Board/ Governors’ Module  
Summary: This module is designed to offer a specified knowledge about the issue of bullying from a managerial perspective. It is suggested for school managers and governors.
Clock hours of reading: 30’ min: Presentation of School Board/ Governors Module
Learning outcomes:



The user will in studying this module….

  • understand and be able to describe to others what a whole school community approach to bullying is and why it is effective
  • be able to define and describe to others what constitutes a positive school ethos
  • understand and be able to list who the whole school policy and its strategies should serve
  • have an understanding of a basic overview of children’s rights in terms of how they apply to schools and be able outline same to others
  • be able to explain to others the importance of knowledge of legal responsibilities within schools, and the necessity of student voice in dealing with bullying


  1. Understanding a Whole School Community Approach  – Creating a Positive School Ethos
  2. The importance of Whole School Policy
  3. Legal Responsibilities of Schools – Ethical Issues and Children’s Rights
Suggested Training Resources and Additional Materials:


Training Resource:

  • Educational Material of School Board/ Governors Module

Additional Material: