Updates for inspectors and stakeholders with the latest information and guidance about Ofsted’s inspection work in schools and early education settings.


Schools and early education inspection update: October 2020 special edition



The update is for inspectors, though education professionals may also find it useful.

From October 2020 we will now be including relevant guidance and information for inspectors on early education inspection matters as well as for schools.

This edition includes a summary of Ofsted’s plans to restart work and our approach to the autumn term visits. Find out more about Ofsted’s plans for autumn 2020.

Published 1 October 2020