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Who should contribute when Ofsted inspectors meet governors? We set out advice on who should meet with Ofsted inspectors during inspection and whether all governors will be expected to answer every question. We also link to our article on questions Ofsted might ask.

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  1. Inspectors will meet as many governors as possible
  2. Should staff governors be present?
  3. Who do inspectors speak to in a MAT or federation?
  4. Will all governors be expected to answer every question?

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