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Our Ofsted experience

I’m reliably assured that mentioning Ofsted is bound to get a spike in visits to one’s blog page, so let’s see.

About a month ago, we were thrilled to receive that lunchtime phone call that meant the wait was finally over. 1,349 more words


Wood Review and Home Education

There were suggestions about home education in two documents published by the Department for Education on May 26th 2016. It doesn’t seem that the Government intends to take them forward.  1,049 more words

May ideas swim

Mizzling is the word, I think, for the gentle rain that greets me and my fellow Poetry Society breakfasters as we gather by Steephurst, ready to head up to the… 597 more words

Bedales School

Are you Expecting the Inspector?

Robust evidence that your ‘Safeguarding is Effective’  must be available to Ofsted Inspectors, particularly during a short Section 8 Inspection where there is less time to impress…

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Innovative Prevent/Safeguarding Qualification - Check it Out!

Level 2 Award in Understanding the Prevent & Safeguarding Strategies

Brand new Ofqual accredited qualification that effectively combines Prevent and Safeguarding into one holistic package, achieved online by means of a state of the art interactive film…

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5 days to save the world! Ofsted and CQC inspections.

After a long period of waiting, the moment has finally arrived. Ofsted and the Care Quality Commission have begun inspecting special educational needs services across the country. 294 more words


Bright Future for Shropshire’s Apprenticeships

From the 1st May 2016 County Training merged with Herefordshire & Ludlow College, securing a strong future for the county’s apprenticeship provision.

The merger will enable us to build on our existing achievements including our work with more than 500 employers, a ‘good with outstanding features’ from Ofsted in 2015 and success rates above the national average. 221 more words

County Training