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  • Be ready for Ofsted: checklists Whether you’ve just got the call from your headteacher or your school's expecting an inspection this year, use our checklists so you're ready for Ofsted.
  • How to clerk an Ofsted feedback meeting Is your school due an inspection? Be clear how to clerk an Ofsted feedback meeting so you can capture everything the inspector says. Find out what you should do before, during and after the meeting.
  • Ofsted inspection: providing governing board minutes You're required to produce your minutes for inspection if asked to do so. Understand what inspectors might look for and how they might use them, as well as specific considerations you should have when producing your minutes.
  • Ofsted's 'Improving governance': an overview We outline the main points from Ofsted's 2016 report 'Improving governance'. We focus on the recommendations for the governing bodies of maintained schools, academies and multi-academy trusts.
  • Post-Ofsted action plan: governors' role Find out how you can support your school leaders to develop an action plan after an inspection, and what happens if your school’s been judged inadequate.
  • Questions Ofsted might ask governors Find out what Ofsted inspectors might ask you during inspection, and what evidence you can use to support your answers.
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