The Office for Standards in Education (Ofsted) inspect schools and other educational settings. In this section of the Better Governor website, you will be able to find articles and resources which highlight, summarise and synthesise information and guidance relating to Ofsted and school inspections which is of relevance to all governing bodies.
The government green paper on child and adolescent mental health, Transforming Children and Young People’s Mental Health has been published for consultation and runs until 2nd March 2018
Ofsted have published the outcome of their consultation on proposed changes to short (Section 8) inspections from January 2018.
Ofsted have followed their announcement of changes to the current framework, which will operate between November and the end of the Autumn term, with a further consultation.
Ofsted have published details of planned changes to short (Section 8) inspections from October half term.
RAISEonline is disappearing on 31st July 2017 and being replaced by a new service called Analysing School Performance. Read more here....
Ofsted have updated and reissued a policy statement outlining how and when schools are selected for inspection. Read more here....