NAHT – On 5 June 2017, NAHT wrote to the Secretary of State outlining our concerns with the current approach to the assessment of writing, and our belief that this data […]
GOV.UK – Standards and Testing Agency annual report and accounts 2016 to 2017 (for the year ended 31 March 2017).
The Independent – Children encouraged to engage in debate made an average of two months more progress than those who were not. Education Endowment Foundation – EEF publishes five new independent evaluations of […]
The Guardian – A row has broken out over the marking of this year’s primary school tests after teachers complained that their pupils had been unfairly marked down for the shape […]
TES – A Tes survey also reveals that half of teachers have seen attainment levels rise since they adopted the method.
TES – Amanda Spielman, chief inspector of Ofsted, warns that children’s chances of getting a “broad and balanced education” is at risk.
GOV.UK – Provisional headline information on the 2017 national curriculum assessments at key stage 2. GOV.UK – Primary school tests show schools rising to the challenge. TES – Sats: 61 per cent of pupils […]