Inside Government Forum: Primary School Assessment and Attainment

23 May 2017, Prospero House, London, SE1 1GA

Acting Head of Assessment Catherine Kirkup chaired this forum for senior school leaders on primary school assessment and attainment.

Attendees had the opportunity to discuss the latest developments and changes within the primary assessment and attainment frameworks. They heard from practitioners and leading experts on preparing effectively for the primary assessments and ensuring that schools are able to meet the core accountability measures. The forum also provided valuable insights from outstanding schools that have successfully implemented the curriculum reforms and supported significant progress amongst their pupils.

Catherine has extensive experience of managing and directing test development projects and other assessment research for clients, such as the Standards and Testing Agency (STA), Ofqual, Renaissance Learning and GL Assessment. She is a Practitioner of the Association for Educational Assessment-Europe and a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Educational Assessors.

For more information, please visit the Inside Government forum website.