Exams and Assessment

Not going to university?

11 October 2012

Andrew Shanahan, author of The Guide to Not Going to University, looks at some of the common concerns students have about alternative pathways.


Psychological preparation

20 September 2012

Year 11 learning manager, Matt Dale, explains how he employs the principles of sports psychology with his school's year 11 students to help them prepare for their GCSEs.


All change for A levels?

28 June 2012

The exams watchdog has proposed a major overhaul of the structure of A levels. Pete Henshaw delves into the consultation document and gauges the reaction from the education sector.


Assessment for Learning

28 June 2012

Effective use of Assessment for Learning can help teachers to promote truly independent learning. Advanced skills teacher Denise Smith offers young teachers some advice on implementing AfL successfully.

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