Her Majesty's Chief Inspector Sir Michael Wilshaw's speech to launch Ofsted's 2014/15 annual report for education and skills.
Thank you for coming to this, my fourth Annual Report I have delivered as Her Majesty’s Chief Inspector.
It’s the job of every Chief Inspector, on occasions such as this, to address 2 fundamental questions based on a year of inspection evidence. Firstly, is our English education system improving? And, if so, is this improvement likely to raise our standing internationally?
In answer to the first question, inspection evidence over…