The framework for the new Comprehensive Area Assessment (CAA) system has been published. CAA provides a new way of assessing how effective and efficient local public bodies are and how they are working together to tackle local priorities.
Ofsted has published the results of its consultation on new proposals for assessing local authority children’s services and inspecting safeguarding and services for looked after children from April 2009. This follows responses from a range of local authorities, professional, national and voluntary organisations to the proposals which were published in September 2008.
Since April 2008, Ofsted has published more than 30 survey reports highlighting aspects of good practice across a broad range of topics. We welcome your views about how we share good practice with you.
Making more of music found school music lessons have the potential to improve pupils’ development, personally as well as musically.
The two latest reports take a look at good practice in colleges in the areas of leisure, travel and tourism, as well as information and communications technology (ICT).
This statistical software can be used to measure students' progress on graded level 3 qualifications. This consultation seeks views on its use in school sixth form and college performance reports.
We inspect and regulate to achieve excellence in the care of children and young people, and in education and skills for learners of all ages.
The new Ofsted brings together the wide experience of four inspectorates to make a greater difference for every child, and for all young people and adult learners, in England. Their educational, economic and social well-being will promote our success as a country.
Annual Report 2007/08
The report covers the first full year of Ofsted’s wider remit.
Outstanding providers 2007/08
The list of providers judged to be outstanding following an inspection in 2007/08 is now live. You can view the new list on the link below.
Early Years: Leading to Excellence
Ofsted's latest report on early years and childcare focuses on leadership and management.
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