Inspection News

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Ofsted unveils childminder agency handbook

Ofsted has published its new Childminder agency handbook, along with the application forms that people...

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Ofsted drops brought-forward complaints inspections

Ofsted has confirmed that it will no longer bring forward full inspections when a complaint is made against...

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Early years inspections could be merged with schools and FE and skills

Ofsted is considering merging inspections for early years, schools and further education colleges.

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Strong backing for separate early years grade in schools

Ofsted’s decision to introduce separate EYFS judgements in school inspections has received overwhelming...