AAIA Featured Publications
The purpose of this new document is to outline how assessment can be used in schools to improve learning for all pupils and to provide a framework for school review and self-evaluation. ‘Packed with common sense guidance to help all the staff ensure that our assessment practice is “the business”!’ Assistant Head Teacher, Secondary School
On February 26, 2015
GOV.UK – Summary of responses received and the government’s response outlining next steps.
On February 25, 2015
GOV.UK – Nick Gibb sets out plans for a commission to help improve primary school assessment and testing. GOV.UK – Nick Gibb outlines the support given to schools as they move away from level descriptors.
On February 11, 2015
RSA – Schools in deprived neighbourhoods are denying young people access to subjects deemed ‘more difficult’ in a bid to minimise poor exam results and improve their position in the school league tables, according to the latest analysis from the RSA think tank. BBC News Education – Pupils in some areas are not offered ‘vital’ GCSEs.