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The post-16 learning and skills section will include publications based on Ofsted's work in the post-16 sector, incorporating colleges, work-based learning, adult and community learning, provision funded by the Department of Work and Pensions, judicial services, learndirect and nextstep.

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  • publications previously listed under 'Colleges' in the education section are included in the 'colleges' sub-section on the left
  • publications from the former Adult Learning Inspectorate are included in this section.

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Speech by David Bell HMCI: further education: the first Ofsted inspection cycle and the way ahead

This speech was given by Her Majesty’s Chief Inspector of Schools, David Bell, at the annual conference of the Association of Colleges on 17 November 2005.

  • 17 Nov 2005
  • Ofsted

Speech by David Bell HMCI: What makes a college successful?

This speech was given by David Bell HMCI at the annual conference of the Principals' Professional Council (PPC) on 15 September 2005.

  • 15 Sep 2005
  • Ofsted

Speech by Maurice Smith HMCI: maximising impact

This speech was given by Her Majesty's Chief Inspector of Schools, Maurice Smith, at the East Midlands Conference Centre, University of Nottingham, on 30 March 2006.

  • 05 Apr 2006
  • Ofsted

Success in science

The report evaluates the strengths and weaknesses of science in primary and secondary schools between 2004 and 2007. Standards in science have not improved substantially in the last three years. This report identifies the reasons for this and provides examples of schools where young scientists excel. It also discusses issues at the heart of science teaching today.

  • 17 Jun 2008
  • Ref 070195
  • Ofsted