In these early days, I’m conscious that we are only scratching the surface of what we’ll eventually be able to gain, both academically and pastorally, from the information the assessments provide us. However, we’re already seeing an impact and this will only increase as time goes by
Derek Smith, Principal of Olashore International School

TES - Key Stage 3 is a victim of high-stakes accountability

KS3 can offer so much more than GCSE exam prep – it’s where our pupils should gain a solid foundation for learning, writes our Chief Executive, Greg Watson.

Access arrangements for primary schools

Donna Pierpoint, Vice Principal at St Peter’s Catholic Academy in Stoke-on-Trent, explains the process of applying for access arrangements for primary school children.

Using standardised assessment data to support IB programmes

Using standardised assessment data to support IB programmes

The middle child: Analysing data in an EAL context

The importance of maintaining a focus on literacy within the curriculum has never been far away from the government’s agenda and anyone working within education would agree that developing strong literacy skills are key to a student’s success, particularly as external examinations consist of written papers.

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