Ofsted research news

Oftsed research paper (2018) – Off-rolling: using data to see a fuller picture

Over the last few months, we’ve (Ofsted) been analysing data on pupils who leave their state-funded secondary school before the end of key stage 4. We’re concerned about potential ‘off-rolling’ of pupils where schools may be encouraging pupils to move, and want to better understand the schools and pupils that are affected. How might the… Continue reading Oftsed research paper (2018) – Off-rolling: using data to see a fuller picture

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National Audit Office (NAO) report: Ofsted’s inspection of schools

Background to the report The Office for Standards in Education, Children’s Services and Skills (Ofsted) inspect and regulates services that care for children and young people and services that provide education and skills for learners of all ages. Ofsted seeks to be “a force for improvement through intelligent, responsible and focused inspection and regulation”. It… Continue reading National Audit Office (NAO) report: Ofsted’s inspection of schools