STA – Information for headteachers, teachers, governors and local authorities about scaled scores and the expected standard for the 2018 national curriculum tests. STA – 2018 key stage 2 scaled score conversion […]
Assessment of Learning
STA – Future dates for the key stage 1 and key stage 2 tests (commonly referred to as SATs), phonics screening check, multiplication tables check and science sampling tests.
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 […]
STA – Guidance for primary schools and teachers on writing statutory end of year reports for parents.
STA – Information leaflet for schools about the new reception baseline assessment.
TES – Last week, the NEU vowed to disrupt the baseline assessments of four-year-olds. This week, the government announced that NFER had won the contract to begin testing in September 2020. […]
STA – Information about the development of an assessment for pupils in reception to measure their progress in primary schools from 2020. DfE – New measure for fairer recording of primary school performance.
DfE/STA – Measuring progress in primary schools: update published April 2018 (following Government response to Primary Assessment consultation published September 2017).
Ofqual – an observational study of local authority moderation of key stage 2 writing assessments in 2017. It identifies factors that may have affected the consistency of moderation in 2017 and […]
Education Endowment Fund – Marking plays a central role in teacher’s work, yet there is very little evidence on which strategies are most effective.
TES – In seeking to satisfy the demands of big data, we mustn’t forget the psychological needs of our children, argues James Glasse.
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 […]
STA – A guide to help primary schools and local authorities find online content for EYFS, KS1 and KS2 assessments in 2018.
STA – This handbook supports EYFS practitioners in making accurate judgements about each child’s attainment 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.