Inspection News


'Inadequate' Learndirect stopped from taking new apprentices

Learndirect, the biggest provider of childcare apprenticeships, has had its Government funding withdrawn...


EXCLUSIVE: Early years provider fined for running illegal nursery

Ofsted has prosecuted a provider for operating a nursery in East London illegally, after a tip-off.


Ofsted 'requires improvement' - says Ofsted early years chief

Ofsted is 'not yet good' on the consistency of inspections, Gill Jones said today.


Ofsted seeks views on changes to short inspections

Proposals to improve the short inspection model for schools and maintained nursery schools rated good...