Teaching standards, misconduct and practice

Requirements for teacher practice and conduct. Conduct hearings, dealing with serious misconduct, teacher appraisals, raising concerns.

  1. Early years teachers' standards

    Best-practice standards for early years teachers.

  2. Headteachers' standards

    Best-practice standards for headteachers.

  3. Honours: nominating someone in education and children’s services

    Details of how to nominate someone for an honour.

  4. Ofqual’s whistleblowing policy

    How you can raise concerns about your employer’s role in delivering a qualification regulated by Ofqual.

  5. Report teacher misconduct

    Complain about a teacher - who can complain, how to complain, report teacher misconduct, attend a teacher misconduct hearing

  6. Teacher appraisal and capability: model policy

    Guidance for schools on appraisal and dismissal policies.

  7. Teacher misconduct

    This collection contains all information about regulating the teaching profession and the process for dealing with cases of serious misconduct.

  8. Teacher misconduct: forthcoming professional conduct hearings

    List of forthcoming professional conduct hearings for teacher misconduct cases.

  9. Teachers' standards

    These standards set the minimum requirements for teachers’ practice and conduct.