Education inspection framework...

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Ofsted - The draft education inspection framework for 2019 sets out how Ofsted proposes to inspect schools, further education and skills provision and registered early years settings. BBC News - Ofsted pledges new ranking for schools in tough areas. The Guardian - Ofsted plans overhaul...

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Ofsted - Updates for inspectors and stakeholders with the latest information and guidance about Ofsted's inspection work in schools (including March 2019 update)....

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Ofsted - Ofsted's Annual Report presents our findings for the areas we inspect in early years childcare, schools, further education and skills and social care....

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Ofsted - Amanda Spielman has proposed changes to how Ofsted inspects from September 2019. TES - Inspectorate addresses biggest concern about framework changes head on but insists they must not be delayed. BBC News - Ofsted inspectors to move away from exams results focus....

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Ofsted - Ofsted's Annual Report presents our findings for the areas we inspect in early years childcare, schools, further education and skills and social care....

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Ofsted - These updates for inspectors and stakeholders contain information and guidance about Ofsted's inspection work in schools. See also School inspection updates: academic year 2016 to 2017....

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Ofsted - These documents provide inspectors and stakeholders with information and guidance about Ofsted’s inspection dashboard, for the early years foundation stage profile to key stage 4....

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Ofsted - Updates for inspectors and stakeholders containing information and guidance about school inspections....

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TES - The inspectorate has repeatedly said that is not looking for detailed marking when judging schools – so why are some teachers still drowning under the weight of it?...

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TES - Ofsted is "concerned" that its inspectors are still looking for detailed marking when judging schools – despite pleas for them to steer away from the practice....

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GOV.UK - Ofsted inspections: myths (updated July 2018). GOV.UK - Busting myths on Ofsted inspections....

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YouTube - Sean Harford talks about what inspectors will look at when considering a school’s assessment system....

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TES News - England’s biggest exam board has signed a deal with a major Chinese education group, which will see it help schools in Beijing and Shanghai to assess maths and science.  The AQA board is set to share best practice...

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TES News - Giving children tests on their times tables is creating "huge damage", a leading educationalist said today....

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TES News - A major research project is to look at how teachers can use feedback to improve pupils’ understanding of maths....

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GOV.UK - Common inspection framework: education, skills and early years from September 2015. GOV.UK - School inspection handbook (with effect from September 2015; updated July 2018)....

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GOV.UK - Ofsted annual reports....

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Education Scotland - inspection guidance and publications....

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NI Education and Training Inspectorate - Inspection guidance....

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Estyn - Inspection guidance....

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