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Inspection of SMSC development

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Last updated on 18 April 2018
School types: All · School phases: All
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Ofsted inspectors will consider your school's spiritual, moral, social and cultural (SMSC) development when reaching a judgement. Understand the criteria they'll use and get expert guidance on presenting evidence of SMSC development.

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Contents

  1. 1 Effect on overall effectiveness
  2. 2 Definitions
  3. 3 Grade descriptors
  4. 4 Demonstrating development
  5. 5 Examples from 'outstanding' schools
  6. 6 Promoting British values

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