Tag Archives: inspections

Estyn’s Annual Report 2014-2015

1 Feb

Estyn’s Annual Report 2014-2015

Analysis of the annual report of Wales’ education and training inspectorate by John Till, Professional Officer (Wales), Voice Cymru

New inspection arrangements for Scottish schools

22 Sep

New inspection arrangements for Scottish schools

If any members find themselves in a school where these inspection models are used, we’d love to hear from you. …

“We hope that these changes will enable Ofsted inspections to become supportive and developmental rather than clinical and punitive.”

15 Jun

“We hope that these changes will enable Ofsted inspections to become supportive and developmental rather than clinical and punitive.”

Voice’s response to Ofsted’s “Better inspection for all – consultation on proposals for a new framework for the inspection of schools, further education and skills providers and registered early years settings” and subsequent announcements

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.