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Last reviewed on 16 April 2021
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School types: All · School phases: All

Download and adapt our checklist to evaluate the effectiveness of your subject or department. It's divided into the 2019 Ofsted framework judgements, and is designed to work alongside our curriculum evaluation tools.

Primary schools: download our SEF checklist

Start with our self-evaluation form (SEF) checklist to get a broad sense of how your subject/department is doing.

Subject/department SEF checklist (primary)

Then, for a deeper review of your subject curriculum, complete our:

Secondary schools: download our SEF checklist

Start by completing the relevant curriculum intent audit for your subject:

Then use our SEF checklist to look at your curriculum implementation and other areas of your subject/department.

Subject/department SEF checklist (secondary)

Next steps

Once you've evaluated your subject/department, you can begin to work on your subject improvement plan.

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