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What are age-related expectations?

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Last updated on 17 May 2017
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What are age-related expectations? We highlight information from the Department for Education and Ofsted on age-related expectations and performance descriptors, and share advice from our associate education experts. We also cite examples from primary schools.

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Contents

  1. 1 Age-related expectations in the National Curriculum
  2. 2 Assessment in foundation subjects
  3. 3 Measuring attainment: examples
  4. 4 What percentage of pupils should reach the expected standard at the end of each year?
  5. 5 Age-related expectations: what will inspectors look for?

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