This is a measurement of the amount of improvement that a school has brought about in a pupil over time. It is the relative advantage that a school gives a pupil, after taking into account the pupil’s ability.
Value for money
How effectively and efficiently resources are deployed
This is the development of pupils’ sense of social responsibility and respect for others.
Visual impairment (VI)
Impairment that can range from mild visual loss to blindness
Vocational areas are those activities and experiences that lead to understandings of and/or skills relevant to a range of (voluntary and paid) work environments.
Courses which are based on an occupational area. They often include a high level of practical work and direct applications, such as work experience, to the occupations in question.
Where learners are engaged in activities which provide an environment for developing employment related skills and achieving qualifications.