ESTYN – To focus on Literacy and Numeracy

Do you want to know when you will be inspected if you are in Wales? If so this link to ESTYNs site and their inspection dates for primary schools will be very useful.

http://www.estyn.gov.uk/english/inspection/inspection-schedule/#Primary_Schools

and for Secondaries

http://www.estyn.gov.uk/english/inspection/inspection-schedule/#Secondary_schools

from September the following have been reported on the website.

Estyn changes for September 2013

Estyn changes for September 2013

Estyn inspection changes 2013

That means that schools must now ensure they focus on literacy and numeracy to ensure good practice is embedded before the Inspections start in the new academic year.