The outturn running costs for School Improvement Division (formerly School Improvement and Targets Unit) for 2007-08 were £1,968,158.
During the last financial year, the principal responsibilities of staff in this division were:
the publication of national Achievement and Attainment Tables and associated data systems;
the New Relationship with Schools;
all aspects of policy relating to school attainment and progression targets;
school interventions and policies relating to schools placed in Ofsted categories of concern;
general school improvement policy and strategies; and