Tag Archives: inspections

Should school inspectors in Scotland “track the effectiveness of education across entire communities”? (updated)

7 Nov

Should school inspectors in Scotland “track the effectiveness of education across entire communities”? (updated)

Consultation on the future role of the school inspectorate launched by Education Scotland.

Concerns about Ofsted’s inspections nothing new (updated) (again)

30 May

Concerns about Ofsted’s inspections nothing new (updated) (again)

TES article “Inspectors unqualified to teach sit in judgement” (2012). Policy Exchange Report (2014). Ofsted will “no longer contract with Inspection Service Providers (ISPs) for the delivery of School and Further Education inspections” (2014). Voice members’ concerns: 1998 and 1999.

England Ltd: Education Sweatshop?

3 Apr

England Ltd: Education Sweatshop?

‘Schoolified’ nurseries and exam factory schools?

Negative headlines again! What we need to remember about Ofsted statistics and the media

5 Mar

Negative headlines again! What we need to remember about Ofsted statistics and the media

Ofsted’s statistics: Early years and childcare registered providers inspections and outcomes

Good news: Ofsted celebrates schools and teachers! Bad news: (certain) newspapers negative as usual

9 Sep

Good news: Ofsted celebrates schools and teachers! Bad news: (certain) newspapers negative as usual

“Ofsted Chief welcomes rapid rise in school performance”