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Nursery World's guides to preparing for and shining in Ofsted inspections.

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Ofsted: new education inspection framework to go ahead in September

Ofsted has confirmed that it is pressing ahead with changes to the way it inspects early years providers, schools and colleges, after receiving strong support from three-quarters of consultation respondents...


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Equip yourself for the new inspection framework at Nursery World's conference

Join us at our Birmingham conference, on 6 December, to find out what the new Ofsted Education Inspection...

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DfE plans to raise Ofsted registration fees for early years settings

The Department for Education has launched a consultation into increasing registration fees for early...

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Exclusive: 'Avoid a Tesco curriculum', says leading academic

Settings should avoid ‘a Tesco-delivery’ model of early years curriculum under the new Ofsted inspection...

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Exclusive: I don't understand anxiety over new handbooks, says Ofsted chief

The Ofsted chief inspector has said anxiety about the creation of a two-tier system for early years inspections...