Briefings and information for use during inspections of maintained schools and academies

04 Apr 2014 Ofsted

These files were updated in April 2014.

The zip file below contains a series of documents which provide background or further information for inspectors. These are new documents which have been updated in line with the new framework and cover the following topics:

  • 16-19 study programme guidance for inspectors New for December 2013
  • Additional provision to manage behaviour briefing
  • Concerns identified
  • Coordinated inspection of hard federations and shared 6th forms
  • English as an additional language
  • Exploring the schools actions to prevent homophobic bullying
  • Guidance for school self-evaluation
  • Guide to Ofsted’s house style
  • Inspecting children’s centres briefing
  • Inspecting equalities briefing
  • Inspecting e-safety
  • Inspecting extended school provision
  • Inspecting faith schools
  • Inspecting primary school PE and school sport new funding
  • Inspecting registered EY provision managed by GB
  • Inspecting the effectiveness of partnerships
  • Pupils with medical needs briefing 

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File name File type File size
zip Section 5 briefings and zip 6.90 MB

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