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New guidance for primary history leaders

OFSTED has just published new guidance for primary history leaders. Well, actually is just 30 PowerPoint slides with nothing new to tell that hasn’t already been documented in History for All published less than a year ago. Ostensibly a CPD resource it is little more than a few leading questions and points for reflection.
It [...]

OFSTED's new view of satisfactory and what happened to very good?

For those of us who have been conducting OFSTED inspections since 1994, it came as little surprise when Evan Davies of the Today programme on R4 asked the new OFSTED Chief Inspector the killer question about his new plans. When asked if satisfactory is now unsatisfactory, why on earth was it satisfactory before? Instead of [...]