Workload reduction: What will 2019 bring?

In 2019 there will be a new Ofsted framework, the introduction of a mental maths test and the return of Baseline Assessment is on the horizon. So what hope for Damian Hinds’ pledge to support schools to tackle workload?

Editorial Comment: Funding, Ofsted, statistics

It is hard to know what 2019 will bring. Continued challenge and change is perhaps the only thing we can bank on. Paul Whiteman looks ahead to 2019, but you won’t find him making any predictions...
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What is the biggest driver of leadership workload?


VOTE Inspection preparation (59%)
 

VOTE Parental complaints/engagement (6%)
 

VOTE Behaviour (5%)
 

VOTE Staffing issues (7%)
 

VOTE Government policy/initiatives (13%)
 

VOTE The curriculum (4%)
 

VOTE Child protection (3%)
 

VOTE Finance and management (2%)
 

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