Advice February 2016
The Rochford Review was asked to advise the DfE on statutory assessment arrangements for pupils working below the standard of national curriculum tests, including those with special educational needs and disabilities.
Leader article January 2016
The English and Welsh education systems may be diverging but both must be shaped by the values of their educators if improvement is to be sustained, say ASCL’s Leora Cruddas and Tim Pratt.
Advice January 2016
Three small but important changes have been made to the RAISEonline interactive reporting of Progress 8 and Attainment 8.
Advice July 2016
Ofqual has published a key guide for schools and colleges on what they can expect from exam boards and what exam boards expect from them.
Advice September 2016
The DfE has made 2016 data available. Schools’ provisional Progress 8 and Attainment 8 scores are included. These provisional figures will be published nationally in October.
Advice April 2016
Ofqual is consulting on its approach for setting grade standards in all subjects from 2018, and on a modification to its previous decisions for English language, English literature and mathematics about how grades 8 and 9 are set.
Advice June 2016