Press release: Chief Inspector sets out vision for new Education Inspection Framework

Ofsted News Feed - Thu, 10/11/2018 - 11:19
Amanda Spielman has proposed changes to how Ofsted inspects from September 2019.
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Speech: Amanda Spielman speech to the SCHOOLS NorthEast summit

Ofsted News Feed - Thu, 10/11/2018 - 11:18
Ofsted's Chief Inspector discussed the reasoning behind our proposals for the 2019 education inspection framework.
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Speech: HMCI commentary: curriculum and the new education inspection framework

Ofsted News Feed - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 09:33
Ofsted's Chief Inspector, Amanda Spielman, discusses findings from recent curriculum research, curriculum design and the new education inspection framework.
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News story: Amanda Spielman statement on Public Accounts Committee report

Ofsted News Feed - Fri, 09/07/2018 - 00:15
Ofsted's Chief Inspector, Amanda Spielman, responded to a report by the Public Accounts Committee (PAC).
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News story: Ofsted calls for early years experts

Ofsted News Feed - Thu, 08/30/2018 - 12:28
Ofsted is setting up a forum for academics, practitioners and researchers to talk about a wide range of early years issues.
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Speech: Matthew Coffey's speech to the Unlocked Graduates event, University of Suffolk

Ofsted News Feed - Thu, 08/09/2018 - 17:30
The Chief Operating Officer and Deputy Chief Inspector discussed tackling the neglect of older children and the important role of learning, skills and work in preventing criminality.
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News story: Ofsted Online service unavailable

Ofsted News Feed - Fri, 08/03/2018 - 15:23
Ofsted Online will be unavailable from 5pm on Friday 3 August until the afternoon of Monday 6 August.
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Government response: Little Ducklings Pre-School inspection: Ofsted statement

Ofsted News Feed - Thu, 08/02/2018 - 09:33
A statement from Ofsted's press office following coverage of Little Ducklings Pre-School inspection outcome report in the media.
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Press release: Schools not ‘silver bullet’ to tackling childhood obesity

Ofsted News Feed - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 00:00
Ofsted has released a report on obesity, healthy eating and physical activity in primary schools.
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Speech: Social care commentary: multi-agency safeguarding arrangements

Ofsted News Feed - Tue, 07/10/2018 - 09:30
Ofsted's National Director of Social Care,Yvette Stanley, discusses the important ingredients for multi-agency safeguarding arrangements to improve the response to children in need of help and protection.
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Speech: Amanda Spielman's speech to the Policy Exchange think tank

Ofsted News Feed - Mon, 07/09/2018 - 19:13
The Chief Inspector discussed the importance of promoting British values in schools and Ofsted's role in making sure this is done well.
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News story: Childcare and early years applications: delays in July

Ofsted News Feed - Mon, 07/09/2018 - 09:30
There will be delays to processing childcare and early years application forms in July while we upgrade our IT systems.
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Press release: Neglected older children missed

Ofsted News Feed - Fri, 07/06/2018 - 08:58
The neglect of older children sometimes goes 'unseen', and needs greater understanding and a more co-ordinated approach from local agencies, according to a new report published today.
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Speech: Amanda Spielman at the Education Policy Institute conference

Ofsted News Feed - Tue, 07/03/2018 - 15:23
The Chief Inspector discussed multi-academy trusts (MATs) and the implications of system-wide challenges for Ofsted.
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