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Title Her Majesty's Inspectorate of Schools since 1944 : standard bearers or turbulent priests? / John E. Dunford.
Imprint London : London, [2017]


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Description 1 online resource : text file, PDF
Series Woburn education series
Woburn education series.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed October 3, 2017)
Subject Inspectorate of Schools (England and Wales) -- History -- 20th century.
Inspectorate of Schools (England and Wales)
School management and organization -- England -- History -- 20th century.
School management and organization -- Wales -- History -- 20th century.
Education and state -- England -- History -- 20th century.
Education and state -- Wales -- History -- 20th century.
Genre History.
Contents Chapter 1 The first hundred years: 1839-1939 -- chapter 2 The Second World War -- chapter 3 The structure and role of H.M Inspectorate since 1944 -- chapter 4 The Inspectorate under investigation -- chapter 5 HMI on the rim: inspection of schools and colleges -- chapter 6 HMI and the spokes: relations with Local Education Authorities -- chapter 7 HMI at the hub: working with the Government -- chapter 8 Inspection of further and higher education -- chapter 9 Into the 1990s: inspection as a political issue -- chapter 10 Conclusion: HMI, Ofsted and the future of inspection.
Summary "This history of HMI since World War II shows how its independence derives from the work of the 19th century inspectors and examines the relationship between HMI and school, local education authorities and the government. It considers the effect of the 1988 and 1992 Education Acts."--Provided by publisher.
Other Title Print version: 9780713002102