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How to keep governors Ofsted-ready
UpdatedIf you update your board regularly on what's going on in your school, governors will likely be more than ready for an Ofsted inspection. Hand out our checklist and list of questions so governors know the key things to do throughout the year and what inspectors might ask them.
Ofsted inspection: curriculum FAQs
Not sure how Ofsted will inspect your curriculum? Get answers to frequently asked questions under the 2019 framework.
Ofsted inspection: curriculum FAQs from small schools, special schools, PRUs and AP settings
Not sure how the 2019 framework will apply in your setting? Get answers to frequently asked questions about curriculum inspection in schools like yours.
You get the call from Ofsted that you’re going to be inspected. Here’s what to do before they arrive, and the information you need to make available by the start of the inspection.
Preparing for Ofsted: presentations
Are there presentations on preparing for inspection? We link to a presentation on preparing for inspection, aimed at deputy headteachers. We also refer to further articles with guidance on preparing for inspection.
Role of the school office in an Ofsted inspection
Support staff may be interviewed by Ofsted inspectors. Read our article to find out what they should know, and how your office team can support with inspection preparations.
SIAMS inspections: what you need to know
Get ready for your next SIAMS inspection with our summary of the new evaluation schedule, in place from September 2018, and make sure you're clear on the relationship between these inspections and those conducted by Ofsted.