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Early Years Foundation Stage Profile

Key Stage 1 statutory assessment

Key Stage 2 statutory assessment

Changes to assessments in primary schools...

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Sats are no better than teachers at predicting pupil's GCSE and A-Level results, study finds...

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Early years foundation stage profile return 2019: guide...

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GCSE new grading scale: factsheets...

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How to report maladministration at key stage 1 and key stage 2...

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Key stages 1 and 2: investigating allegations of maladministration...

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16 to 18 accountability headline measures...

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School exclusions review...

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Education Secretary confirms plans to simplify school accountability...

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New EEF podcast looks at Embedding Formative Assessment...

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Class privilege remains entrenched as social mobility stagnates...

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Notes for readers in the English grammar, punctuation and spelling tests...

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Key stage 1: phonics screening check administration guidance...

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Phonics screening check: sample materials and training video...

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AAIA's 2019 Annual Conference...

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Changes to statutory teacher assessment: information leaflet...

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Education Secretary sets out the importance of testing in primary school...

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Ofqual - The focus of this paper is on large-scale, primarily summative assessments of writing at the end of primary/elementary education....

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STA - Information leaflet and videos for parents about end of key stage assessments (often referred to as SATs) for 7 and 11 year olds....

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DfE - Advisory group report on removing unnecessary workload associated with data management and the government’s response....

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DfE - Materials to help school leaders and teachers review tasks associated with data management, so they can reduce workload....

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DfE - Additional measures for 16 to 18 students at the end of their study and multi-academy trust performance....

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DfE - Materials to help school leaders and teachers review tasks associated with feedback and marking, to help reduce workload....

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DfE - The national average attainment for each qualification included in the completion and attainment measure....

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DfE - Education Secretary Damian Hinds launches consultation reviewing qualifications at Level 3 and below. DfE - Review of post-16 qualifications at level 3 and below in England. DfE - Students and qualifications at level 3 and below in England.  (This ad-hoc statistical release is...

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