Ofqual - A report on performance standards in 2017 key stage tests....

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DfE - National curriculum assessments and review outcomes at key stage 2, including measures of progress between key stages 1 and 2....

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DfE - Revised information on the 2017 national curriculum assessments at key stage 2, including breakdowns by pupil characteristics....

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DfE - Achievements of pupils in each state-funded primary school in England....

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DfE - International comparison studies of education including reports of England’s results in OECD PISA, and IEA TIMSS and PIRLS studies....

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Education Endowment Foundation - Review of assessment measures in the early years: Language and literacy, numeracy, and social emotional development and mental health....

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DfE - Findings from PIRLS 2016, assessing and comparing the reading attainment and attitudes of year 5 children. TES - How Pirls ranks 10-year-olds around the world in reading. BBC News Education - Northern Ireland and England schools in global top 10 for reading. DfE -Nick...

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TES - No More Marking says the findings show that comparative judgement is more 'consistent' than teacher assessments....

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TES - Expert panel reveals concerns that the proposed baseline assessment in Reception could be used as 'stick to beat the current leadership team'.  Plans to judge primary schools on pupils' progress over seven years risk landing the blame on headteachers who have not been in...

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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 £10 million to develop, the government has revealed....

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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 in 2016 – a  9 per cent rise on the previous year....

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TES - Founder of growth mindset plans to use $4 million from global education prize to pursue 'real-world implementation' of theory....

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TES - A school has apologised after displaying pupils’ GCSE progress scores on a wall alongside happy or sad emojis....

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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) - updated 30 October 2018...

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STA - This report details the range of allegations of maladministration reported to the STA maladministration team throughout the 2016 test cycle....

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DfE/STA - Provisional marking review data for the 2017 key stage 2 national curriculum tests....

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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....

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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: KS2 English reading 2018 teacher assessment exemplification: KS2 English writing 2016 teacher assessment exemplification: KS2 mathematics 2016 teacher...

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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....

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STA - Statutory guidance for assessing and reporting the national curriculum at key stage 2 (KS2) in the 2017 to 2018 academic year. See also England (KS1 and KS2 statutory assessment)....

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STA - Statutory guidance for assessing and reporting the national curriculum at key stage 1 (KS1) in the 2017 to 2018 academic year. See also England (KS1 and KS2 statutory assessment)....

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STA - Future dates for the key stage 1 and key stage 2 tests (commonly referred to as SATs), phonics screening check, and science sampling tests....

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STA - Information for local authorities about the process and training for moderators of key stage 1 and 2 English writing in 2017 to 2018....

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Ofqual - Findings on sampling and review of accessibility in key stage 2 reading and maths tests....

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STA - STA's business plan outlining the Agency's priorities from 2017 to 2022....

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