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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

Checklist LAs Ofsted inadequate + relevant links

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Ofsted Safeguarding Inspections Tally July 2016

It’s worth looking to see if your local authority is rated inadequate by Ofsted or as requires improvement, or has not been inspected yet. If so, you are likely to see your LA behaving defensively. More about Ofsted SIF safeguarding inspections here. (NB Ofsted is currently consulting on scaled-back inspections once this cycle is completed)

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