Tag: assessment and reporting
Over the past year, award-winning online markbook and pupil assessment tool, Classroom Monitor, has released a number of free white papers and guides related to the new National Curriculum and areas of uncertainty within schools.
Having seen a great deal of support for the free downloads, particularly the ‘Ofsted Good to Outstanding’ and ‘Assessing Without Levels: Your Checklist for Change’ white papers, this month Technical Director Chris Scarth aims to demystify assessment models through the latest free download, ‘Creating an Assessment Model for the New Curriculum’.
It is not even 10 o’clock and already there are swathes of educators making the short walk from Customs House DLR Station to the ExCeL Exhibition Centre to see the developments and innovations on display at this year’s Bett. As the gates open, I head on over to my first stand of the day to see what Learnpad have got up their sleeves.
I believe that I was among a significant minority who were recently unsurprised to read that an Ofsted inspector, Mr Marshall, had been given his marching orders for reusing comments. Some of his pithy remarks in the reports of the schools he was asked to assess had turned up in the verdicts of more than one school. ‘Cut and paste assessment’, as the Daily Mail and other media channels trumpeted; who’d have thought it?
Classroom Monitor releases free white paper to prepare schools for Ofsted inspections under National...
The team behind the award-winning online markbook Classroom Monitor have produced a free white paper for schools which explores how Ofsted inspections will change under the National Curriculum 2014.
Sonocent has today announced that Ofqual accredited awarding organisation, The Learning Machine, has officially endorsed Audio Notetaker as a valid file format for evidencing student competence using audio, as an alternative to written only work.
Classroom Monitor has added two free CPD dates to its summer seminar series which is designed to help schools plan ahead for the National Curriculum 2014.
Classroom Monitor has published a new white paper to offer schools a concise guide on linking formative assessment to the National Curriculum 2014.
Classroom Monitor has announced that it is to host another round of seminars for Classroom Monitor users, following the popularity of its previous events.