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This booklet provides guidance for teachers looking to develop and/or enhance their role as secondary assessment leaders. Roles and responsibilities are outlined, particularly in relation to standardisation and moderation, tracking and target setting and useful prompts are given for evaluating how assessment is being used to support learning. ‘It’s been invaluable for me in helping to ensure students experience consistent assessment based on shared principles, no matter which subject they are studying.’ Secondary Assessment Leader
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.