Curriculum & learning

  • 'Quality of education': monitoring teaching and learning
    Your board will monitor teaching and learning as part of Ofsted’s ‘quality of education’ judgement. Understand how to hold your school leaders to account on what teachers teach and pupils learn, and find some questions you can ask.
  • Careers guidance: statutory requirements
    Understand what you and your school need to do to provide compulsory careers guidance for pupils in years 8 to 13, while meeting Ofsted's 'personal development' requirements.
  • 'Cultural capital’: expanding narrow definitions
    'Cultural capital' doesn't have to be limited to culture that's mostly white, middle-class and male. Find out how your school can provide your pupils with cultural capital that celebrates all cultures and values diversity, to prepare them for life in modern Britain.
  • Cultural capital: what it is and how to monitor it
    Get a handle on what ‘cultural capital’ means and how Ofsted will consider it as part of your school’s quality of education. Find out what questions you can ask your school leaders so you feel confident pupils are prepared for life in modern Britain.