This document contains the following information: The Office for Standards in Education, Children’s Services and Skills departmental report 2007-08.
The Office for Standards in Education, Children’s Services and Skills, the ‘new Ofsted’, came into being on 1 April 2007. It brings together inspectors, analysts, statisticians, administrators and support staff drawn from the Adult Learning Inspectorate, the Commission for Social Care Inspection, Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Court Administration, and the former Ofsted, the Office for Standards in Education (also known as the Office of Her Majesty’s Chief Inspector of Schools). This report sets out the reach of the new organisation.
This Command Paper was laid before Parliament by a Government Minister by Command of Her Majesty. Command Papers are considered by the Government to be of interest to Parliament but are not required to be presented by legislation.