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Ofsted home education in reports Feb 2017

Ofsted published inspection reports for 9 LAs between December 2016 and February 2017: South Gloucestershire, Leicestershire, Rutland, East Riding, Sutton, York, Worcestershire, Havering and Tameside. All except 2 (which were both rated GOOD) mentioned home education. NB Ofsted’s home education guidance to inspectors has NOT CHANGED from April 2015, despite references in inspection reports to “home visits”  “monitoring” “curriculum” etc Continue reading

Alternative Provision, Illegal Schools, Tracking Children Out Of School

On November 8th 2016 the BBC reported  that Sir Michael Wilshaw – soon to leave his post as head of Ofsted – had concerns about “illegal schools”  catering for vulnerable excluded children, using poorly qualified staff. The Guardian link is here.

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Intervention Level In Authorities Rated Inadequate by Ofsted

This blog post analyses what is currently happening with  LAs rated inadequate by Ofsted.

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Checklist LAs Ofsted inadequate + relevant links

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