Originally Posted by Diello
OfSTED - A group of chosen experts in their field (yes... I know what you're going to say... I agree... but lets go with the theory here!) go into the school and assess the standard of teaching - if it's baseline (as defined again by 'those in the know') or above, you're doing a good job, we'll leave you to it and come back later to check again. If you're below baseline, we'll put you in special measures and send in a "super team" to get you up to the baseline.
That is an incredibly constructive thread in the happening :)
Independant Schools inspectorate consultation may possibly be of interest if anyone wants to put forward ideas & thoughts on the proposals.