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Purpose and quality of education in England inquiry


Written evidence is invited addressing the following points:

  • What the purpose of education for children of all ages in England should be
  • What measures should be used to evaluate the quality of education against this purpose
  • How well the current education system performs against these measures

Reports, special reports and government responses

No reports or special reports published.

Oral evidence transcripts

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2 March 2016
Inquiry Purpose and quality of education in England inquiry
Witnesses Sir Michael Wilshaw, HM Chief Inspector of Education, Children's Services and Skills, and Sean Harford, National Director, Education, Ofsted.
Oral Evidence
Teachers are Gold (PQE0182)
Ofsted (PQE0181)
I CAN (PQE0177)

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  • Address: Education Committee, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA