'High-stakes' testing harming teaching and learning in primary schools

03rd May 2017

House of Commons Select Committee for Education - The close link between primary assessment (SATs) and school accountability creates a high stakes system which can negatively impact children’s teaching and learning, says the Education Committee. The Committee calls on the next Government to lower the stakes by changing what is reported in annual performance tables.

TES - Primary Assessment: Five warnings issued by MPs today.