Ofsted

Ofsted consultation on changes to education inspection framework

Dr Mary Bousted, Joint General Secretary NEU has commented on the launch of Ofsted’s consultation on how it inspects schools, early years settings and further education and skills providers.

Why is Ofsted venturing so far into the detail of cognitive science?

Warwick Mansell takes a look at some of the contentious ideas about knowledge that appear to be guiding Ofsted’s view of the curriculum.

Ofsted Annual Report

Dr Mary Bousted, Joint General Secretary of the National Education Union, comments on the release of the Ofsted Annual Report

Ofsted Chief outlines changes to education inspection framework

Dr Mary Bousted, Joint General Secretary, National Education Union, has commented on the Chief Inspector of Ofsted’s admission that focus on data has been a major factor in schools becoming exam factories.

Public Accounts Committee report into Ofsted raises significant concerns

Kevin Courtney, joint general secretary, National Education Union, comments on the PAC report into Ofsted.

NEU comment on pupils being excluded from schools in England

Dr Mary Bousted, joint general secretary of the National Education Union, has commented on the Education Committee’s report on the exclusion of pupils from schools in England.

Government reforms failing to tackle inequality

Kevin Courtney, Joint General Secretary of the National Education Union, comments on the latest report by the UCL Institute of Education.

Ofsted is still blaming others for its own bias against disadvantaged schools

Dr Mary Bousted, joint general secretary of the National Education Union (NEU), has commented on the speech by Ofsted chief inspector, Amanda Spielman, at the Festival of Education.

Comment on NAO’s report on Ofsted’s inspection of schools

Dr Mary Bousted, joint general secretary of the National Education Union, has commented on the report from the National Audit Office (NAO) on Ofsted’s inspection of schools.

NEU comment on Liberal Democrats’ education proposals

Dr Mary Bousted, joint general secretary of the National Education Union, has commented on the Liberal Democrats’ education proposals for their spring conference this coming weekend.