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Friday 13 January 2023

Rhiannon Williams appointed to European inspectorate group

ISI’s Senior Director for Legal and Safeguarding Rhiannon Williams has been appointed as a second national co-ordinator for England at The Standing International Conference of Inspectorates (SICI). SICI is an association of national and regional inspectorates of education in Europe. It was founded in 1995 and there are currently 37 member inspectorates.

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ISI publishes its consultation report

On Monday 28 November 2022 ISI published the report on its recent consultation.  The consultation ran from May to September 2022 and asked for feedback on its proposed inspection framework, which will be in field from September 2023.  The consultation report covers the consultation, the feedback received, the analysis of the feedback, the consideration of areas of significance and the modifications to the proposed framework.

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Wednesday 18 May 2022

Andreas Raffel and Steve Watmough appointed to ISI Board

ISI is delighted to announce that it has appointed two new Directors, who will join the Board of the Independent Schools Inspectorate in May 2022.

Andreas Raffel and Steve Watmough have each been appointed for a three-year term, effective 1 May 2022, following an open recruitment process led by Perrett Laver.

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Monday 16 May 2022

Proposals announced for new ISI inspection framework

ISI has launched a consultation on how it plans to inspect schools from September 2023.

The draft inspection framework sets out ISI’s principles and methods of inspection. These include the approach ISI plans to take, and how the inspectorate proposes to evaluate and report on the quality of provision in schools.​

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