1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.
  2. Hi Guest, welcome to the TES Community!

    Connect with like-minded education professionals and have your say on the issues that matter to you.

    Don't forget to look at the how to guide.

    Dismiss Notice

Ofsted and the coronavirus

Discussion in 'Ofsted inspections' started by nosnic, Mar 7, 2020.

  1. nosnic

    nosnic New commenter

    Will Ofsted visits be stopped due to the risk of passing on the virus by inspectors and the long incubation. Any thoughts?
  2. Skeoch

    Skeoch Lead commenter

    You are clutching at straws!
  3. speaker2

    speaker2 New commenter

    I expect that Ofsted will be advising their staff on this and that, like all organisations, it will be a case of reviewing things as the situation develops. If inspectors have to self-isolate, there may end up being a delay in running as many inspections surely, due to shortage of staff. I doubt that there will be a general postponing of inspections at this stage though.
  4. Rott Weiler

    Rott Weiler Star commenter Forum guide

  5. Rott Weiler

    Rott Weiler Star commenter Forum guide

    Publication of Inspection Reports suspended too. (Added to Ofsted coronavirus page yesterday)

    Inspection reports

    We will not be publishing reports from our recent inspections of schools, further education and early years providers until they reopen as normal for all children/students.

Share This Page