You are here:

Pupils with SEN: Ofsted judgements on progress

Ref: 8093
Last updated on 15 January 2018
School types: All · School phases: All
In-depth article
How do inspectors judge the progress of pupils with SEN? We outline guidance from Ofsted's inspection handbook and relay advice from two of our associate education experts. We also link to more of our articles which look at presenting information about pupils with SEN to inspectors.

Article tools


  1. 1 How inspectors assess outcomes
  2. 2 Expert advice for schools
  3. 3 Assessment systems and the use of P scales
  4. 4 Information for Ofsted: pupil case studies and SEN documents

Article features

  • 2 external links

More from The Key

CPD Toolkit Fresh

CPD Toolkit makes it easy to run training in-house

Covering a wide range of topics, including differentiation, assessment, SEND and growth mindset, CPD Toolkit has been created by subject experts and tested by teachers to guarantee practical, engaging training that's also excellent value for money.

The Key has taken great care in publishing this article. However, some of the article's content and information may come from or link to third party sources whose quality, relevance, accuracy, completeness, currency and reliability we do not guarantee. Accordingly, we will not be held liable for any use of or reliance placed on this article's content or the links or downloads it provides. This article may contain information sourced from public sector bodies and licensed under the Open Government Licence.