STA – Information leaflet and videos for parents about end of key stage assessments (often referred to as SATs) for 7 and 11 year olds.
Assessment of Learning
Pupils’ attainment and progress is summarised periodically in a variety of ways and for a variety of purposes. This part of the site contains information and links relating to both statutory assessments (in England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales) and non-statutory summative assessment processes.
Ofqual – The focus of this paper is on large-scale, primarily summative assessments of writing at the end of primary/elementary education.
DfE – Materials to help school leaders and teachers review tasks associated with feedback and marking, to help reduce workload.
DfE – Advisory group report on removing unnecessary workload associated with data management and the government’s response.
DfE – Materials to help school leaders and teachers review tasks associated with data management, so they can reduce workload.
STA – An assessment for pupils in reception to measure their progress in primary schools from 2020. STA – Information about the development of an assessment for pupils in reception to measure […]
STA information regarding access arrangements for Key Stage 2 tests, including videos explaining the process for applying for additional time, early opening and compensatory marks for spelling. See also how […]
DfE is proposing the removal of floor standards and coasting measures and that, instead, all schools judged as Requires Improvement by Ofsted will be eligible for support and that schools […]
STA – The NCT handbook contains information on the design, development and delivery of the 2018 key stage 1 (KS1) and key stage 2 (KS2) national curriculum tests.
DfE – Exploring ways teachers assess their pupils in primary and secondary schools following the removal of national curriculum levels.
STA – Report detailing the maladministration allegations reported to the Standards and Testing Agency (STA) throughout the 2017 test cycle.
DfE – Pupils with multiple and complex needs will be assessed using a new ‘aspects of engagement’ approach. See also 7 aspects of engagement pilot: qualitative evaluation.
STA – This evaluation report was produced by IFF Research, working in partnership with Dr. Debs Robinson (University of Derby). It looks at the use of the 7 aspects of engagement […]
STA – Information for primary schools and other interested parties about the development of an online times tables check to be administered by schools to year 4 pupils from the 2019/20 […]
DfE/STA – Provisional test review data for the 2018 key stage 2 national curriculum tests.