Reform of accountability – secondary schools

GOV.UK – Progress 8 school performance measure in 2016 and 2017.

GOV.UK – School and college performance tables 2016: statement of intent.

GOV.UK – List of schools that have opted in early to the Progress 8 measure, a new secondary school accountability system (August 2015).

Education datalab – Opting into 2015 Progress 8 would have been an easier route to avoid floor standards for many secondary schools.

GOV.UK – What the EBacc performance measure is, and the criteria qualifications must meet to count towards it.

TES News – Headteachers have accused the government of “plunging schools into disruption and uncertainty” by “shifting the goalposts” on GCSE reforms.

GOV.UK – Government sets out the definition of a ‘coasting’ school.

Ofsted – Letter from HMCI to schools (July2014) containing information about inspections following the removal of National Curriculum levels.

Ofsted – Note for inspectors: use of assessment information during inspections in 2014/15.

GOV.UK – DfE consultation (closed 4th July 2014) on proposals for publicly funded schools and colleges to publish performance measures on their websites.

GOV.UK – Mainstream maintained schools, academies and free schools can now choose to adopt the new performance measures a year early in 2015.

GOV.UK – Minister of State for Schools David Laws makes an announcement on school accountability.

GOV.UK – Reforming the accountability system for secondary schools.

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