Teaching School Collaborative Sandwell


Busting the Myths of Ofsted

Course details

Could your school be perpetuating practices primarily because you understand them to be required by an inspector?

We all know that inspection frameworks change and with that there are changes to what is scrutinized and what is expected. This may lead to some activities and monitoring that you think must be done for Ofsted yet which doesn't benefit your teachers or your children.

This will be a leadership session using inspection examples to give you clarity and confidence to debunk the myths.

Using the October 2017 guidance you will explore the myths around:

  • Lesson Planning
  • Self-evaluation
  • Grading of lessons
  • Lesson Observations
  • Pupil’s work
  • Evidence for Inspection
  • Statutory provisions
  • Leadership and Governance

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Call 0121 504 0972 to reserve a place or email businesscentre@windsor.windsoracademytrust.org.uk




Course outcomes

This 2 hour session will take an inspector’s angle and will help you to understand the myths that exist. Doing less of these things could save time for your staff and allow you more freedoms to serve your community better.

Target Audience

Senior leaders - Primary and secondary

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