I’ve always had a bit of a problem with the Flight Path model of recording and reporting student progress in Science.
This model has various forms as shown here but they are all based on the idea that a student joins a secondary school in Year 7 with a Key Stage 2 score in English and Maths. 1,402 more words
Reading response to Nelson and Dawson’s article "Competition, education and assessment: connecting history with recent scholarship”
In the article “Competition, education and assessment: connecting history with recent scholarship”, Nelson and Dawson begin their research on competition and education by examining competition in various historical contexts. 251 more words
The normal course of is to begin out small and work your means up, but Land Rover has intentionally targeted the Vary Rover Sport at a younger audience. 716 more words
With our students completing NAPLAN online for the second year I found myself defending the online test format in various Twitter pile-ons. The anti NAPLAN knives were out in earnest when some schools faced technical difficulties with the online writing test. 713 more words