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Press release: Ofsted’s new inspection arrangements to focus on curriculum, behaviour and development

Ofsted News Feed - Tue, 05/14/2019 - 00:00
Ofsted has published the outcome of the consultation on its new education inspection framework, which will take effect from September 2019.
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Press release: Teachers say parents need help to resist off-rolling pressure

Ofsted News Feed - Fri, 05/10/2019 - 00:00
New research for Ofsted finds that a quarter of teachers have seen off-rolling happen in their schools.
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Speech: Amanda Spielman's speech to the NAHT conference

Ofsted News Feed - Sat, 05/04/2019 - 11:55
The Chief Inspector speaks about Ofsted's new education inspection framework and some current challenges for schools.
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Speech: Amanda Spielman's speech to the North Yorkshire Coast Opportunity Area

Ofsted News Feed - Thu, 05/02/2019 - 13:03
Ofsted's Chief Inspector discussed her visits to 3 schools in the North Yorkshire Coast Opportunity Area and the new inspection framework consultation.
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Press release: 9 out of 10 parents know the Ofsted rating of their child’s school or childcare provider

Ofsted News Feed - Tue, 04/30/2019 - 00:00
Ofsted’s latest parents survey found that 9 out of 10 parents know the Ofsted rating of their child’s school or childcare provider – underlining the clarity of the grading system.
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News story: Ofsted launches point-in-time surveys

Ofsted News Feed - Mon, 04/29/2019 - 09:30
Ofsted has sent surveys to social care providers to find out about the experiences of the children, parents, staff and professionals involved.
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Press release: New data shows illegal schools are a huge nationwide problem

Ofsted News Feed - Fri, 04/12/2019 - 00:15
Ofsted has published detailed figures revealing the scale of the problem with suspected illegal schools in England.
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Speech: Matthew Purves at the Schools and Academies Show

Ofsted News Feed - Thu, 04/04/2019 - 16:51
Ofsted's Deputy Director for Schools discussed the new education inspection framework and initial feedback from pilot inspections.
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Speech: Amanda Spielman at the Muslim Teachers' Association

Ofsted News Feed - Mon, 04/01/2019 - 13:00
Ofsted's Chief Inspector gave a speech at the 40th anniversary celebration of the Muslim Teachers' Association.
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News story: Ofsted reports during local elections pre-election silence

Ofsted News Feed - Mon, 04/01/2019 - 09:30
Ofsted will be operating a limited period of pre-election silence for local elections. As a result we will delay publication of some inspection reports until after 3 May 2019.
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Speech: Amanda Spielman at the 2019 Annual Apprenticeships Conference

Ofsted News Feed - Wed, 03/27/2019 - 16:03
The Chief Inspector discussed the apprenticeship landscape, current challenges that providers face and Ofsted's approach.
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Speech: Amanda Spielman's speech at the 2019 ASCL annual conference

Ofsted News Feed - Sat, 03/16/2019 - 15:53
Ofsted's Chief Inspector spoke at the ASCL (Association of School and College Leaders) Annual Conference 2019 in Birmingham.
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Press release: A new and robust inspection regime for secure training centres

Ofsted News Feed - Wed, 03/13/2019 - 09:30
Ofsted has published a new joint inspection framework for secure training centres (STCs) that promises to focus even more closely on those are judged inadequate.
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Speech: HMCI commentary on knife crime

Ofsted News Feed - Tue, 03/12/2019 - 09:30
Amanda Spielman discusses Ofsted's report on knife crime. The report looks at exclusions, working with agencies and education about staying safe.
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Press release: Ofsted: Stronger partnerships needed to tackle knife crime

Ofsted News Feed - Tue, 03/12/2019 - 09:30
New knife crime research looks at how schools, colleges, and pupil referral units (PRUs) in London protect children from knife violence in school.
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Speech: Amanda Spielman at the Youth Sport Trust 2019 Conference

Ofsted News Feed - Thu, 02/28/2019 - 11:29
Ofsted's Chief Inspector discussed the new education inspection framework and what it means for physical education and sport.
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Speech: Social care commentary: using models of practice successfully

Ofsted News Feed - Tue, 02/26/2019 - 09:30
Yvette Stanley reflects on the success factors in different models of practice that local authorities use when working with children and families.
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