Assessment as Learning

Assessment as learning (also known as assessment for learning and formative assessment) is fundamental to the development of independent learners. Through ‘the process of seeking and interpreting evidence for use by learners and their teachers to decide where the learners are in their learning, where they need to go and how best to get there’ (ARG 2002) assessment as learning encourages pupils to take ownership of their learning.

Assessment for learning booklets - follow this link to order Paul Black and Dylan Wiliam’s original booklet 'Inside the Black Box' and subsequent booklets exploring assessment for learning in specific subjects and in the primary classroom....

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Shirley Clarke Education - follow this link for Shirley Clarke's site containing details of courses, publications and other  information....

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