On the artful tales of the Ofsted dodgers

13th January 2012 at 00:00

The stuff described by TES has been going on in schools for years. Why such "shock, horror"? Painting the grass green and the coal black has been a feature of any organisation subject to external inspection. Rigorous appraisal of school management teams by inspectors would sort out the bovine manure.

Tony Callaghan, Former middle school headteacher, via www.tes.co.uk.

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