Education Secretary confirms plans to simplify school accountability...

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British Educational Research Association (BERA) - This report sets out the case against the government’s proposal to use a baseline assessment test of pupils in reception to hold schools in England to account for the progress that pupils have made at...

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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 tables....

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DfE/STA - Measuring progress in primary schools: update published April 2018 (following Government response to Primary Assessment consultation published September 2017)....

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Primary assessment announcements – 14 September 2017 GOV.UK - Primary assessment consultations: Ofqual's response. GOV.UK - Update on Primary Assessment in England. GOV.UK - Press release: Government to consult on reforms to primary. assessment system. GOV.UK - News story: Primary assessment consultation launched today. Consultation GOV.UK - We’re seeking views......

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GOV.UK - Technical guidance on primary accountability, school-level progress measures and similar schools....

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GOV.UK - This report provides advice to schools about how to develop new approaches to pupil assessment that are based on needs of the pupils, follow the school’s curriculum and support effective teaching. GOV.UK - Commission on Assessment Without Levels: government response. TES News - Life after levels...

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DfE - Reports from Lord Bew's review of key stage 2 testing, assessment and accountability. BBC news - A review of Sats tests in England's primary schools is calling for changes to English tests to increase creativity - but with more...

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