There’s a lot of chatter, courses and blog posts appearing with the word “Curriculum” in these days. Accountability, as ever, is the tail that wags the dog. The curriculum is and always has been important; it breathes life into a school’s or teacher’s philosophy of education; it is purpose enacted.
The following Executive Summary has been produced by Headteachers Roundtable in Response to Ofsted Draft Education Inspection Framework. We’re interested in people’s thoughts which can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org; we’ll read them all but it is unlikely we will be able to respond (apologies in advance). Continue reading
At the end of last week Ofsted published the following blog, “Testing the draft education inspection framework: our early findings from pilot inspections”. It has the corporate “controlling the narrative feel” about it. However, I sense Ofsted are beginning to really understand all is not well with their draft Education Inspection Framework.