Education Scotland – Education Scotland Inspection Advice Note (2015-16). Education Scotland – Inspection and review.
NI Education and Training Inspectorate – Inspection guidance.
Estyn – Inspection guidance.
TES Scotland – New ways of measuring secondary school attainment are being developed to replace the much-criticised STACs system (Standard Tables and Charts) based on comparison of SQA exam results.
TES article – The proportion of GCSE entries achieving top grades fell for the first time in the qualification’s history. The decline will increase the pressure on schools struggling to […]
OFSTED – Subsidiary guidance supporting the inspection of maintained schools and academies from September 2012. OFSTED – The framework for school inspection from September 2012. OFSTED – Handbook for the […]
DfE Publications – Underperforming schools and deprivation: A statistical profile of schools below the floor standards in 2010.
DfE Data, Research and Statistics – Key Stage 4 School Performance Tables 2011. DfE Data, Research and Statistics – news and announcements. DfE press notice – New data reveals the […]
TES article – Tory select committee chair hits out at performance measure.
RAISEonline – 2011 Key Stage 4 unvalidated interactive data are now available.
RAISEonline – The interactive reports for schools with end of 2011 Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 unvalidated data are now available in RAISEonline.
TES article – About 1,000 small schools will be included in league tables this year for the first time as the Government changes the threshold for inclusion from 11 to […]
TES letter – Contextual value added (CVA), however blunt an instrument, helped schools like mine, where context is a factor impacting on achievement and attainment.
RAISEonline 2011 developments – This briefing provides information about the proposed changes to RAISEonline, mainly resulting from the 2010 schools White Paper: The Importance of Teaching.
DfE School and College Performance Tables – Statement of Intent giving details of the content of the 2011 Performance Tables and any changes to the Tables from last year (updated […]