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Most classroom teachers lack confidence in assessment says Testing the Water by LKMco and Pearson

Testing the Water, a new report by LKMco and Pearson calls for better accountability measures, more support for teachers, and greater understanding of assessment across education sector. Government, schools and assessment bodies must do more to put assessment at the heart of great teaching. Report analyses assessment systems across the world and features contributions from world-leading …

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Testing the Water: Interim report on the future of assessment

Today we publish the interim report for “Testing the Water,” our consultation on the future of assessment. Commissioned by Pearson, the report explores perceptions of and attitudes towards assessment among teachers, parents, governors and young people. The report is groundbreaking in bringing together the views of such a wide range of stakeholders for the first time. It finds that while …

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Testing the Water: LKMco and Pearson launching consultation on assessment

Why are we running a consultation on assessment? Assessment, testing and exams are perceived by teachers and parents alike to be one of the top issues facing the education sector. According to a survey conducted earlier this year for Pearson, teachers and school leaders feel assessment is the second most pressing concern facing education, behind …

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