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Head of Ofsted offends teachers

Posted by Audrey Curnock on Wednesday, June 6, 2012, In : OFSTED 
Sir Michael Wilshaw offends teachers by saying "they don't know what stress is."  Source The Independent 11/5/2012
 
EU Comments :  Sorry Sir Michael, but this isn't the way to influence the profession.
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New Ofsted Framework for Schools in 2012

Posted by Audrey Curnock on Wednesday, May 2, 2012, In : OFSTED 
On 30 March 2012 Ofsted posted it's revised Framework and Guidance to Inspectors on conducting inspections

On 26 April 2012 a further post was made :  Click the link for Ofsted's  Summary of Inspection changes
 

 
 
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A million pupils in coasting schools

Posted by Audrey Curnock on Tuesday, January 24, 2012, In : OFSTED 
Ofsted cites that as many as one million pupils in England are spending their schooling (primary and secondary) in schools rated no better than "satisfactory."  Under new plans, a  "satisfactory" rating  will be replaced with "requires improvement." Click here  http://www.telegraph.co.uk/education/educationnews/9020744/Ofsted-one-million-children-stuck-in-coasting-schools.html  for details.
 
 
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Ofsted Report on English schools 2010/11

Posted by Audrey Curnock on Monday, December 19, 2011, In : OFSTED 
  • Teaching is not good enough in 4 out of 10 schools. Inspectors cite the quality of teaching in English schools is "still too variable".  The annual report from the schools' watchdog claimed that below-par schools relied too much on worksheets and a narrow range of textbooks.Click this link for the full report. 
  • Links were also made between weak teaching and poor behaviour.
  • Ofsted said that deprivation continued to be a "significant factor influencing the quality of schools".

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Showing category "OFSTED" (Show all posts)

Head of Ofsted offends teachers

Posted by Audrey Curnock on Wednesday, June 6, 2012, In : OFSTED 
Sir Michael Wilshaw offends teachers by saying "they don't know what stress is."  Source The Independent 11/5/2012
 
EU Comments :  Sorry Sir Michael, but this isn't the way to influence the profession.
Continue reading ...
 

New Ofsted Framework for Schools in 2012

Posted by Audrey Curnock on Wednesday, May 2, 2012, In : OFSTED 
On 30 March 2012 Ofsted posted it's revised Framework and Guidance to Inspectors on conducting inspections

On 26 April 2012 a further post was made :  Click the link for Ofsted's  Summary of Inspection changes
 

 
 
Continue reading ...
 

A million pupils in coasting schools

Posted by Audrey Curnock on Tuesday, January 24, 2012, In : OFSTED 
Ofsted cites that as many as one million pupils in England are spending their schooling (primary and secondary) in schools rated no better than "satisfactory."  Under new plans, a  "satisfactory" rating  will be replaced with "requires improvement." Click here  http://www.telegraph.co.uk/education/educationnews/9020744/Ofsted-one-million-children-stuck-in-coasting-schools.html  for details.
 
 
Continue reading ...
 

Ofsted Report on English schools 2010/11

Posted by Audrey Curnock on Monday, December 19, 2011, In : OFSTED 
  • Teaching is not good enough in 4 out of 10 schools. Inspectors cite the quality of teaching in English schools is "still too variable".  The annual report from the schools' watchdog claimed that below-par schools relied too much on worksheets and a narrow range of textbooks.Click this link for the full report. 
  • Links were also made between weak teaching and poor behaviour.
  • Ofsted said that deprivation continued to be a "significant factor influencing the quality of schools".

Continue reading ...