Ofsted’s review of sexual abuse in schools and colleges

Ofsted News Feed - Wed, 04/07/2021 - 14:31
Ofsted has today published plans for a review into safeguarding policies and practices relating to sexual abuse in state and independent schools and colleges.
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Ofsted to publish new series of subject reviews and reports

Ofsted News Feed - Tue, 03/30/2021 - 09:30
From April, Ofsted will publish a series of subject reviews and reports, taking a ‘state of the nation’ look at curriculum quality across primary and secondary schools.
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Education inspections in the summer term

Ofsted News Feed - Mon, 03/29/2021 - 09:30
Ofsted will not return to a full programme of graded inspections until September.
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Area SEND inspections to restart

Ofsted News Feed - Fri, 03/19/2021 - 09:30
Revisits to areas with a written statement of action will start from April 2021. Full inspection will resume from June 2021.
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Amanda Spielman's speech at the ASCL Annual Conference 2021

Ofsted News Feed - Wed, 03/17/2021 - 14:38
A speech by Ofsted's Chief Inspector at the ASCL (Association of School and College Leaders) Annual Conference 2021.
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Ofsted to introduce new Cafcass inspections

Ofsted News Feed - Wed, 03/17/2021 - 09:30
Ofsted is set to introduce a new, more effective and proportionate approach to inspecting Cafcass (the Children and Family Court Advisory and Support Service).
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Ofsted launches point-in-time surveys

Ofsted News Feed - Mon, 02/01/2021 - 09:30
Ofsted has sent surveys to social care providers to find out about the experiences of the children, parents, staff and professionals involved.
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Ofsted research finds pupil motivation around remote education is a significant concern for parents and school leaders

Ofsted News Feed - Mon, 01/25/2021 - 12:22
A new report from Ofsted has found that pupils' engagement and motivation remains a significant challenge for schools providing remote education.
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Ofsted inspections to be done remotely until half term

Ofsted News Feed - Tue, 01/12/2021 - 17:31
All planned inspection activity will be carried out remotely until after the February half term.
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Ofsted publishes short guide to what works well in remote education

Ofsted News Feed - Mon, 01/11/2021 - 10:26
Ofsted has published some advice to help school and college leaders and teachers develop their remote education offer.
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Childcare providers: telling Ofsted about significant events

Ofsted News Feed - Mon, 01/04/2021 - 09:30
From the end of January 2021, childminders, nurseries and all other childcare providers must use an online notification form to tell us about significant events.
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