How is inspection evolving in Church of England schools?
The inspection framework, updated by the Church of England and Methodist Church, evaluates the quality and distinctiveness of their schools; now without a grade.
I’ve read the 24-page annual report and their 14-page inspection framework, and I’ve summarised it for you below. In particular, I approach these documents with the perspective of graded inspections.
What is SIAMS?
Emerging in the early 1990s, SIAMS (Statutory Inspection of Anglican and Methodist Schools) is an inspection process under Section 48 of the Education Act 2005,