onlyFE blog: What is ukfechat

What is “#UKFEChat” ?

As long term participants and supporters of #UKFEchat we have seen it grow into something pretty special, so today we are going to tell you more about it.   Humble Beginnings #UKFEchat started as a weekly Thursday evening Twitter chat in 2012, lead by teacher and writer Sarah Simmons (@MrsSarahSimons). Sarah set it up after hunting around on Twitter for …

Offstead raising standards improving lives Ofsted Annual Report 2012

Ofsted Annual Report 2012/13

The ‘battle against mediocrity’ is slowly being won but major barriers continue to prevent England’s education system from competing with the best in the world, the Chief Inspector of Ofsted said today. Launching his second Annual Report, Sir Michael Wilshaw said that, overall, schools and colleges across the country were performing better than they were a year ago. Sir Michael …