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Changes to education inspection from September 2015

Her Majesty’s Chief Inspector confirms the biggest changes to education inspection for more than two decades. In summary:

  • ‘Good’ schools will be inspected every three years
  • Exceptional leaders will be recognised
  • Common terminology will be used across all sectors
  • Inspections will be led by new teams of inspectors - seven out of 10 of these inspectors will be serving practitioners from good and outstanding schools and colleges.

Read the full guidance here