Testing the Water: LKMco and Pearson launch 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.

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Rod Bristow, President of Pearson UK writes about the launch our new project “Testing the water – exploring the role of assessment in teaching” in Schools Week.

Read more about the consultation

A full summary of the results of Pearson’s 2016 survey of teachers’ and parents’ attitudes towards assessment and testing.

Download the 2016 survey results

This paper, by Dr Peter Hill, seeks to generate informed discussion and debate about the future of assessment in England and build on the results of the initial survey.

Download the Testing the Water stimulus paper

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Further information regarding the focus and scope of the consultation.

Download the consultation summary