Recently I was fortunate enough to be invited to attend a meeting in London at Aviation House with Sean Harford, Ofsted’s National Director for Schools. Along with myself there was @educationbear, @Mishwood1, @PrimaryHead1, @imagineinquiry, @debrakidd, @theprimaryhead, @emmaannhardy and @HeyMissSmith. As a group we have all met before and are all comfortable in each other’s company. There was very little need for introductions so we began our meeting almost straight away.
Sean, in typical teacher style began with an objective for the meeting. He intended spending ten minutes enlightening us about the new Ofsted framework for September and the rest of the time would be devoted to questions and discussions. You can’t say fairer than that. It was to be a two way discussion and we would all have our say.
So, where are we with the new framework for September? Sean told us that quality and consistency for Ofsted is…
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