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Ofsted scraps plan to remove childminders from statistics

Ofsted has ditched plans to omit data on childminder numbers and places from official figures.

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Guide to Ofsted’s new common inspection framework

The new common inspection framework applies to all education inspections and will come into force from...

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Ofsted set for radical overhaul to unite education inspections

Early years settings, schools and colleges will be inspected under a new common inspection framework...

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Children's centres: Why are inspection grades suffering?

The latest Ofsted results for children's centres suggest that performance is poor in comparison to other...