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Last updated on 14 May 2019
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Find out about the key changes to Ofsted's inspection framework, which comes into force in September 2019.

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  1. New ‘quality of education’ judgement
  2. Separate judgements for ‘personal development’ and ‘behaviour and attitudes’
  3. Section 8 inspections of 'good' schools to happen over 2 days
  4. Longer initial phone calls with the lead inspector
  5. Internal performance data no longer used as inspection evidence
  6. What’s staying the same?
  7. Next steps

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