STA – A guide to help primary schools and local authorities find online content for EYFS, KS1 and KS2 assessments in 2018.
Statutory assessment arrangements in England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales.
- 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
- Primary school assessment and accountability – England
- England (KS1 and KS2 statutory assessment)
- Northern Ireland
- EYFS Profile – England
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.
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 […]
Ofqual – A report on performance standards in 2017 key stage tests.
TES – No More Marking says the findings show that comparative judgement is more ‘consistent’ than teacher assessments.
TES – Local authorities reveal contrasting advice they provided about flagship programme. An investigation has raised doubts over whether flagship standardised assessments will provide the national overview of educational progress promised […]
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 […]
TES – The cost of running Sats increased markedly in a year when the Department for Education introduced unpopular changes. The government spent more than £44 million on the Sats system […]
STA – Guidance about how to become a marker for the key stage 2 English, mathematics and science national curriculum tests (commonly referred to as SATs).
STA – This report details the range of allegations of maladministration reported to the STA maladministration team throughout the 2016 test cycle.
DfE/STA – Provisional marking review data for the 2017 key stage 2 national curriculum tests.
STA – Important dates for primary schools to plan for the 2018 key stage 1 and key stage 2 tests (commonly called SATs), teacher assessment and the phonics screening check.
See also England (KS1 and KS2 statutory assessment). Standards and Testing Agency: 2018 teacher assessment guidance: key stage 2 2018 teacher assessment guidance: key stage 1 2016 teacher assessment exemplification: […]
DfE – Early years foundation stage profile (EYFSP) results for the 2016 to 2017 academic year, at national and local authority level. DfE – Statistics: early years foundation stage profile.