"Ofsted is the Office for Standards in Education, Children’s Services and Skills. We report directly to Parliament and we are independent and impartial. We inspect and regulate services which care for children and young people, and those providing education and skills for learners of all ages."
The OFSTED website has inspection reports covering nursery, primary and secondary schools and post-16 educational establishment and some independent schools. They also inspect local authorities’ children’s services, children’s homes, childcare providers and child-minders and teacher training providers. Visit www.ofsted.gov.uk