England: Primary assessment consultation - end of KS 1 assessment?

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England: Primary assessment consultation - end of KS 1 assessment?

Post by Debbie Hepplewhite » Thu Mar 30, 2017 12:29 pm

The Department for Education is consulting about primary assessment and the news in the media is that this might spell the end of the Key Stage 1 national assessments:


http://schoolsweek.co.uk/primary-assess ... proposals/
Primary assessment consultation: The 5 key proposals

Education secretary Justine Greening has this morning announced a consultation on a raft of primary school assessment changes – including scrapping SATs for seven-year-olds.

The consultation will run for 12 weeks, and is expected to be published later today.

Schools Week has rounded up the key proposals:

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Re: England: Primary assessment consultation - end of KS 1 assessment?

Post by Debbie Hepplewhite » Thu Mar 30, 2017 1:19 pm

Education Secretary of State, Justine Greening's official statement:

https://www.gov.uk/government/speeches/ ... in-england
Written statement to Parliament

Update on Primary Assessment in England

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