Chris Jones, Director, Corporate Strategy, discusses the findings from our spring term monitoring visits.
Sean Harford HMI, our National Director for Education, explains the changes to our school inspection handbooks.
Paul Joyce, our Deputy Director for Further Education and Skills, on why good quality careers education is so important.
Sean Harford HMI, our National Director for Education, talks about the first inspections under the EIF and the trends we’re seeing so far.
Mike Sheridan, our Regional Director for London, talks about our new education inspection framework and how we’ll inspect the curriculum in the smallest schools.
Sean Harford, Ofsted's National Director of Education, on our new inspection framework and the summer break.
Over the last few months, we’ve tested new questions with parents, schools and inspectors. We based the new set of questions on what parents want to know and can answer, what inspectors want to know and what schools find useful. Getting this balance right is important.
Outstanding rated schools are not inspected routinely. Her Majesty's Inspector (HMI) Dan Lambert explains why, and what happens when we do inspect them.
This blog talks about some of the early findings from our pilot inspections under the draft education inspection framework that we are currently consulting on. This framework is scheduled to take effect from September 2019.
Sean Harford, National Director, Education on the wealth of information available from Ofsted on its proposed education inspection framework.