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Pupil case studies for Ofsted

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Last updated on 21 July 2017
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What should be included in a case study for Ofsted? Ofsted does not expect schools to prepare pupil case studies for inspections. We relay advice from two of our experts on the role of case studies in inspections. There is a downloadable template for schools that wish to create pupil case studies.

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  1. 1 Pupil case studies: Ofsted guidance
  2. 2 Case studies do not need to be prepared in advance
  3. 3 KeyDoc template
  4. 4 Expert advice
  5. 5 Pupil referrals to the LA
  6. 6 Example proforma from a practitioner

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