Ensuring Inspection Success with the new Framework
Numbers will be limited to 30 to allow a classroom style environment, enabling delegates to ask questions and learn from each other in terms of best practice.
£195 plus VAT per delegate (£234 inc.VAT). Please note numbers will be limited to thirty, this is to allow a classroom style approach to learning rather than a large headline webinar. We will be looking in detail at the Inspection process and what it means for your school.
Overview : Whether you have recently been inspected, or are due an inspection, it is crucial that you understand and feel comfortable with the new Framework. This course will look at the lifecycle of the inspection for a school enabling you to feel confident that your school is well prepared and ready for an inspection.
The agenda for the day will cover the following. Numbers will be limited to thirty to allow discussion, questions and sharing of ideas and views to enable you to benefit from the expertise of both the speaker and fellow delegates.
Understanding the New Framework
- What does the framework mean in practice?
- The key changes to Inspection
- Understanding the similarities and how to minimise extra workload
Preparing for Inspection
- What do you need to do?
- Documents, policies and the ISI portal
During Inspection – compliance
- What are the key regulations?
- How will they be inspected?
During Inspection – teaching and learning
- What are the criteria?
- How will this be inspected?
Post Inspection - next steps
- What might my report look like?
- Sharing the outcomes with stakeholders
This day has been put together to give the confidence to feel prepared and ready for inspection. Looking at all aspects of the process, from preparation to delivering the outcome to governors, parents and the local community. This one day session is a must attend for Senior Leaders in Independent Schools with Inspection as part of their remit. We encourage you to attend whether you are expecting an inspection imminently or have been recently inspected. Understanding and being familiar with the new Framework will reduce stress and give confidence in the process.
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