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Here is the link to the ‘Parent View’ questionnaire, it will only take 2 minutes of your time and is possibly the most straight forward thing you can do to help your school. 20 more words

News

Better inspection for all?

A critical evaluation of the proposed new Ofsted inspection framework

The current Ofsted consultation “Better inspection for all” proposes a new common inspection framework for schools, academies, colleges, training providers and Early Years settings to provide greater coherence in our inspection system. 1,188 more words

Education

With the right support, community-led efforts to tackle extremism can succeed

Originally Published by Left Foot Forward 24 November 2014. Original linked here.

Many communities have already become active in addressing Ofsted’s concerns about far right and Islamist extremism. 725 more words

The impact of negative feedback

Yet again I am irate on behalf of a friend because of negative feedback. Too often I am left consoling amazing teachers because their teaching has been insulted. 878 more words

Teaching

The Scandal of 'Care' in the UK

There is a huge problem with caring for the elderly, children and the disabled in the UK, which has seen scandals such as the Winterbourne View unit in Gloucestershire closing in 2011 following abuse of people with learning disabilities, children supposedly in ‘care’ being left alone to be groomed and abused by gangs of men and up to 300 reports of abuse in care homes for the elderly received each day. 1,652 more words

UK Healthcare

Ofsted – The tool used by “muscular liberals” to convert Muslim children

Ofsted – The tool used by “muscular liberals” to convert Muslim children – http://www.5pillarz.com/2014/11/22/ofsted-the-tool-used-by-muscular-liberals-to-convert-muslim-children/

An interesting article.

How Ofsted are being used to label schools as not doing enough to ‘counreract terrorism’. 50 more words

Current Issues

Islamic sixth-formers linked to extremists - The Times

Publisher Notice: CORRECTION: A letter sent to 230 head teachers asking them to tell police about pupils they suspected of being under the influence of Islamic extremists was wrongly attributed to Tower Hamlets council (News, Nov 20). 9 more words

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