Ofsted Chief Inspector Amanda Spielman said:
I welcome the Public Accounts Committee’s recognition of the vital role that Ofsted plays in our education system.
As with all of the public sector, we have had to do more with less. However, I remain confident that our inspections provide parents, schools and the government with the assurance they need about school standards and that we do so in a way that compares very favourably in terms of quality and value for money with school inspection regimes internationally.
However, as I said at the hearing, we have reached the limit in terms…