Primary pupil assessments to be reformed after teacher feedback

National assessments for primary pupils will be reformed following feedback from teachers, Education Secretary John Swinney has said.

A forum comprised mainly of P1 teachers has recommended a “clear national rationale” is published setting out possible purposes and uses of the tests.

It also recommends each school sets out its own specific purposes and policy for the tests, and staff make their own decisions about how and when they are conducted, and how the data is...
source: Your Local Guardian

2019-04-18 13:17
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