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Assessment: FAQs

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Last updated on 19 April 2017
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What’s happening with assessment? In this article, we address some frequently asked questions about assessment. We look at how National Curriculum levels have been phased out in accountability measures and what Ofsted expects from schools’ assessment systems.

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Contents

  1. 1 Can schools still use National Curriculum levels?
  2. 2 When were levels removed from assessments?
  3. 3 How are pupils assessed?
  4. 4 Does Ofsted have a preferred assessment system?
  5. 5 How can schools implement a new assessment system?
  6. 6 How do schools internally assess pupils?

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