NEYH region curriculum webinar series: a force for improvement (18 May 2021) – YouTube  “ Session 1 – Introduction to the curriculum sessions”

the first session in the series of webinars on curriculum improvement during and after COVID-19. In this first session Ofsted will be discussing:
• the importance of reading/phonics
• what an effective reading curriculum looks like
• the impact of COVID on the curriculum

NEYH region curriculum webinar series: early reading – YouTube   ” Session 2 – Understanding the early reading evaluation criteria”

the second session in the series of webinars on curriculum improvement during and after COVID-19. In this session Ofsted will be:

  • understanding the early reading evaluation criteria and discussing early readers in secondary school.
  • exploring what a reading deep dive is.

NEYH region curriculum webinar series: planning a curriculum in the current climate – YouTube  “Session 3 – Planning a curriculum in the current climate”.

the third session in the series of webinars on curriculum improvement during and after COVID-19. In this session Ofsted will be discussing:
• planning a curriculum in the current climate
• what Ofsted’s research tells us about an effective curriculum

NEYH region curriculum webinar series: languages and history (primary) – YouTube     “Session 4 – The primary curriculum through the lens of languages and history”

the fourth session in the series of webinars on curriculum improvement during and after COVID-19. In this session Ofsted will be discussing:

  • the primary curriculum through the lens of languages and history
  • next steps

NEYH region curriculum webinar series: languages and history (secondary) – YouTube  “Session 5 – The secondary curriculum through the lens of languages and history”

the final session in the series of webinars on curriculum improvement during and after COVID-19. In this session Ofsted will be discussing:
• the secondary curriculum through the lens of languages and history
• next steps

Revised Ofsted school inspection handbook

The handbook describes the main activities carried out during inspections of maintained schools and academies in England.

School inspection handbook (GOV.UK)

A summary of changes to the school inspection handbook is also available.

Latest updates from the Department for Education

You can get the latest updates from Department for Education via GOV.UK, as well as signing up for updates via email.

The reading framework: teaching the foundations of literacy

Read the updated guidance for schools to meet existing expectations for teaching early reading.