Ofsted chief rubbishes ‘inspection tsunami’ claim

By Martin Ford | 09 July 2021

Ofsted chief inspector Amanda Spielman has sought to ease concerns about a deluge of inspections as the watchdog resumes normal activity in September.

Speaking at the Association of Directors of Children’s Services (ADCS) annual conference, Ms Spielman addressed a ‘myth’ circulating of a wave of catch-up inspections in the autumn following the relaxation of COVID-19 restrictions.

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