Research and analysis

Using Skype to improve learning moderation

Ofsted good practice example showing how the Isles of Scilly has established its approach to observing and improving teaching and learning.

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Council of the Isles of Scilly - good practice example.pdf

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The Lifelong Learning Service on the Isles of Scilly has worked with three otherlocal authorities to establish a common approach to observing and improving teaching and learning. An unusual aspect is the use of Skype to carry out moderations of observations by partners, thus reducing time and expense while ensuring that a broad range of views are used to support improvement activities.

Published 22 March 2013