Inspection News


Ofsted unveils childminder agency handbook

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


Ofsted drops brought-forward complaints inspections

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


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.


Strong backing for separate early years grade in schools

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