14 May 2019 — Press release
Ofsted has published the outcome of the consultation on its new education inspection framework, which will take effect from September 2019.
14 May 2019 — Consultation outcome
Ofsted seeks your views on our proposals for changes to the education inspection framework from September 2019.
14 May 2019 — Collection
Ofsted’s new education inspection framework for 2019 applies to maintained schools and academies, non-association independent schools, further education and skills providers and early years settings.
10 May 2019 — Press release
New research for Ofsted finds that a quarter of teachers have seen off-rolling happen in their schools.
4 May 2019 — Speech
The Chief Inspector speaks about Ofsted’s new education inspection framework and some current challenges for schools.
30 April 2019 — Press release
Ofsted’s latest parents survey found that 9 out of 10 parents know the Ofsted rating of their child’s school or childcare provider – underlining the clarity of the grading system.
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