Articles from Ofsted

Amanda Spielman speech to the SCHOOLS NorthEast summit

Ofsted's Chief Inspector discussed the reasoning behind our proposals for the 2019 education inspection framework:

Amanda Spielman sets out vision for new Education Inspection Framework

Amanda Spielman has proposed changes to how Ofsted inspects from September 2019.

Knowledge or Skills: What is the real substance of education?

Ofsted's Chief Inspector, Amanda Spielman, discusses findings from recent curriculum research, curriculum design and the new education inspection framework:

Ofsted calls for early years experts

Ofsted is setting up a forum for academics, practitioners and researchers to talk about a wide range of early years issues.

Matthew Coffey's speech to the Unlocked Graduates event @UniofSuffolk

The Chief Operating Officer and Deputy Chief Inspector discussed tackling the neglect of older children and the important role of learning, skills and work in preventing criminality:

Ofsted Online service unavailable

Ofsted Online will be unavailable from 5pm on Friday 3 August until the afternoon of Monday 6 August.

News story: Ofsted launches point-in-time surveys

Surveys for children’s homes, adoption and fostering services, and residential family centres are now open for children, parents, foster carers, adopters, staff and other professionals.

Speech: Amanda Spielman's speech at the Festival of Education

Ofsted's Chief Inspector talks about a review of the curriculum and the importance of recognising leadership challenges and valuing management.

Amanda Spielman's speech at the Association of Directors of Children's Services conference

Ofsted's Chief Inspector talks about the importance of supportive leadership and the future of local authority children’s services inspections:

Speech: Ofsted's Chief Inspector writes about safety culture in schools

Amanda Spielman encourages school leaders to make decisions based on their experienced judgement.