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October 2014 Research Publications Schools About
Join the biggest literacy trial in the UK
Take part in a major initiative to help schools improve literacy at Key Stage 2 and you could receive free evidence-based materials and support, as well as book tokens for your school.

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Spotlight on academy performance
We put academies under the microscope to see how 2013 GCSE results from converter and sponsored academies compared to those from similar local-authority maintained schools.

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Latest blog: Prevention is a NEET solution
What is the best way to support students who, for none of the obvious reasons, are at risk of disengaging from learning? Kelly Kettlewell previews some promising findings.

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Recognition for research engagement
NFER Chief Executive Carole Willis explains the value of independent recognition for schools on a research engaged journey, in our latest video outlining the NFER Research Mark.

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Assessment updates
Our NFER Tests web pages feature the latest news about our suite of spelling tests and re-alignment of the Year 5 mathematics paper to reflect recent changes in KS2 assessment.

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Election 2015

In the first of our Election 2015 blog series, Geoff Gee looks at the importance of understanding what the 'big' numbers are in education as we track policy proposals from the main political parties.

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PIRLS of wisdom

Published this week, the full NFER analysis of the Progress in International Reading Study (PIRLS) provided some of the key evidence for Save the Children's Read On.Get On report, launched last month as part of a high-profile literacy campaign.

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