Updates to the list of statutory information that schools must publish online, alongside changes to the Ofsted Inspection Framework, means that it is vitally important that your school website is kept up-to-date.
From September 2012, schools will be required to ensure that their website meets a new set of guidelines. These changes follow the comments made by the Chief Inspector at Ofsted, Sir Michael Wilshaw, in a speech on February 24th 2012 that a good head, “Thinks carefully about how to prepare for an inspection by ensuring that the website is up-to-date with information on school evaluation, development planning, the school timetable etc.”
Thanks to our powerful, feature-rich content management system, keeping your school website current is easier than ever. But what content should all good school websites have? A great online blog called ‘Clerks To Governors’ have put together a handy checklist, that you can use to ensure that you’re school website remains up-to-date. You can download a copy of the checklist here.