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  • Next HMCI

    03 Nov 2011

    Announcement from the Education Select Committee

  • A new voice for parents

    20 Oct 2011

    Ofsted today launches Parent View, a new online questionnaire that will allow parents and carers to give their views on their child’s school at any time of the year.

  • The next HMCI

    14 Oct 2011

    Baroness Sally Morgan has welcomed news about the new HMCI.

  • Improving science in colleges - sharing ideas and examples of good practice

    14 Oct 2011

    An Ofsted report published today identifies the factors which have helped colleges improve the quality of their science provision, or maintain high standards, and makes recommendations for further improvement.

  • Children’s Book Week

    05 Oct 2011

    Children’s Book Week, between 3 and 9 October, is a national celebration of reading for children of primary school age.

  • The shape of school inspection from 2012

    30 Sep 2011

    With a sharper focus on the judgements that matter most; even more time spent in the classroom, and a continued drive on raising standards, especially in reading, Ofsted has today published details of how the inspection of maintained schools will change from January 2012.

  • European Day of Languages

    26 Sep 2011

    With 6,000 languages spoken in the world, the European Day of Languages on 26 September aims to show Europeans how important languages are and how enjoyable and useful learning a language can be.

  • Federated schools see improved outcomes - Ofsted

    22 Sep 2011

    In a survey of federations where schools have joined together to raise standards, improvements have been seen in the three key areas of teaching and learning, behaviour and pupils’ achievement, according to a report launched by Ofsted today.

  • Children audit Ofsted's inspection of social care

    20 Sep 2011

    Children living in children’s homes, residential special schools and boarding schools have given their views about Ofsted’s social care inspection in the report Social care inspection: the children’s audit, published today.