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An Update on Primary Accountability

An Update on Primary Accountability


Date: 2 November 2021

Time: 1pm – 4pm

VenueMoor Hall, Cookham, Maidenhead, Berkshire, SL6 9QH

Course Leader: James Pembroke


Why is this course relevant or important?

This course covers all the main updates to primary school statutory assessment including the reception baseline, EYFSP, pre-key stage assessment, the engagement model, the planned scrapping of national assessment at KS1, progress measures, and school performance reporting. After the facts, we’ll discuss the key issues with the accountability system as it currently stands, consider whether it is fit for purpose and sustainable, and consider ways to improve it.


You will take away from the course:

Knowledge of the main changes to statutory assessments made in primary schools and an awareness of the problems associated with them, particularly how accountability distorts the purpose of assessment and reliability of data.


Who is it for?

Primary Senior Leaders and Chairs of Governing Boards



£50.00 per person



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