Improve English Blog

Ofsted and the English Curriculum

In 2018, various Ofsted speeches, presentations and videos highlighted their developing thinking about the importance of the curriculum.  To support the consultation about the new Education Inspection Framework the Improve English team has compiled key ideas referenced to their Ofsted sources. Improve English Overview of Ofsted’s Thoughts on Curriculum uses hyperlinks to the original source […]

Dates for English Department Calendar

The exam season has almost finished and our thoughts usually turn now to planning for the next academic year.  I like the idea of linking some of the big national and international celebration days into the curriculum.  Most of these events have websites where you can download lots of free resources, creative ideas and suggestions […]