This is a joint blogpost from Education Datalab and The Difference. The Difference is a new training programme, creating the next generation of school leaders, upskilled in supporting pupil mental health and reducing exclusion from school. Leaders spend two years teaching in alternative provision while studying a specialist leadership course, focusing on mental health, safeguarding [...]
How do Ofsted ratings relate to how much data a school collects?
There is considerable variation in performance, as measured by inspection judgments
How long does it take secondary schools rated less than good to reach that standard?
Looking at how the higher education, employment and earnings outcomes of pupils relate to measures of secondary school quality.
With a new inspection framework on the way, how closely tied to progress scores are Ofsted ratings currently?
And how might this be changing?
Looking at inspections since the introduction of Progress 8.
Inspection ratings for the independent alternative provision sector are some way worse than those for state alternative provision.