Our thematic reports distil our nationwide perspective on education and training into helpful, informative policy advice and are used to monitor progress. We also contribute to a number of education working groups.
Each year the Education Minister asks the Chief Inspector for advice on a range of themes in relation to education and training to help inform policy development and to monitor progress.
The documents below provide an annual summary of findings from our national thematic reports.
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- Active and experiential learning - Effective foundation phase practice in delivering literacy and numeracy in Year 1 and Year 2 14 Dec 2017
Our report and film describes effective practice in delivering literacy and numeracy through active and experiential learning.
Good practice in the humanities 06 Oct 2017
This report examines standards, provision and leadership of the humanities at key stages 2, 3 and 4 in schools where good practice has been identified.
Good practice in the humanities - Training materials 06 Oct 2017
This PowerPoint is a way for providers to share the main findings of the report and review their own performance in a particular thematic area. The presentations summarise the... Read more