DfE – Government follows up phonics success with new multiplication tables trial. A select number of schools across the country will start trialling the multiplication tables check from next month, the Schools […]
Information about assessment and the primary curriculum in the four countries of the United Kingdom
- Primary school performance tables: 2017
- Statistics: key stage 2
- 2018 Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 teacher assessment guidance and exemplification
- Primary assessment announcements – 14 September 2017
- STA updates 2017-2018
- Primary assessment in England – consultation
- National School Categorisation System – Wales
- Curriculum in Wales
- Northern Ireland Curriculum
- The curriculum in Scotland
- National Curriculum – England
- Primary school assessment and accountability – England
DfE – Ready reckoners to calculate progress scores for pupils and schools and key stage 2 transition matrices by key stage 1 prior attainment.
DfE – How to use school and college performance data to interpret pupil attainment and progress, and compare schools and colleges in England.
STA – A guide to help primary schools and local authorities find online content for EYFS, KS1 and KS2 assessments in 2018.
STA – Information on the processes for the design, development and delivery of the 2016 and 2017 key stage 1 and key stage 2 national curriculum tests.
The Department for Education intends to run a competitive procurement process for the development and delivery of an assessment for reception aged children to baseline their prior attainment at their […]
DfE – Achievements of pupils in each state-funded primary school in England.
Ofqual – A report on performance standards in 2017 key stage tests.
DfE – Ready reckoners to calculate progress scores for pupils and schools for the 2017 key stage 2 revised data release.
DfE – National curriculum assessments and review outcomes at key stage 2, including measures of progress between key stages 1 and 2.
DfE – Revised information on the 2017 national curriculum assessments at key stage 2, including breakdowns by pupil characteristics.
DfE – Findings from PIRLS 2016, assessing and comparing the reading attainment and attitudes of year 5 children. TES – How Pirls ranks 10-year-olds around the world in reading. BBC News Education […]
TES – No More Marking says the findings show that comparative judgement is more ‘consistent’ than teacher assessments.
TES – Expert panel reveals concerns that the proposed baseline assessment in Reception could be used as ‘stick to beat the current leadership team’. Plans to judge primary schools on pupils’ […]
TES – Department for Education says it wants to see an assessment of pupils’ ‘self-regulation’, alongside communication, literacy and maths. The new baseline assessments for primary school pupils will cost up to […]