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16 September 2020 — Press release
Ofsted has published new research looking at subcontractors in the further education and skills sector.
11 September 2020 — Press release
Ofsted and the National Governance Association (NGA) publish a study that shows the business of school governance has continued throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.
9 September 2020 — Press release
Ofsted and the Care Quality Commission (CQC) will start carrying out visits to local areas from October.
2 September 2020 — Press release
Ofsted will be visiting schools and further education and skills providers this autumn term.
17 August 2020 — Press release
Ofsted will begin visits to local authorities and children’s social care providers from September 2020.
12 August 2020 — Collection
Find out about our plans for visiting schools, further education and skills, early years and children’s social care providers this autumn.
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