Here is some background information regarding Lord Soley’s Home Education Bill as set out in this FOI from Hertfordshire CC, including correspondence from AEHEP in April 2017 and notes from the meeting with Lord Soley and others at the House of Lords in October 2017.
Ofsted new framework for the Inspection of Local Authority Children’s Services [ILACS] will begin in 2018. Each year, Ofsted will ask local authorities to share a self-evaluation of social work practice and meet with Ofsted regional representatives to discuss data, plus there will be standard and short inspections as described here. Continue reading →
Ofsted Inspection of Local Authority Children’s Services [ILACS] beginning in 2018 will consist of short inspections for local authorities judged good or outstanding and standard inspections for local authorities judged to require improvement. These inspections will usually take place around three years after the previous inspection.
These are Ofsted children’s services inspection links for September 2017 mentioning home education. Click here for Ofsted guidance to inspectors about home education. (Many inspection reports do not appear to follow this guidance)