National curriculum website
The Department for Education (DfE) and QCDA have worked together to revise the National Curriculum website to focus on the statutory Programmes of Study that schools must follow.
Priority information - the Foundation Learning Catalogue
The interim criteria for section 96 approvals mean most new qualifications will be approved for post-16 use but, for the most part, only new qualifications at Entry level (and not Level 1+) will be approved for use pre-16.
Local authority factsheets now available
Following the postponement of the 2010 local authority assessment advisors event, QCDA has created a set of factsheets based on the areas local authority wanted additional support and guidance on for the 2011 assessment cycle.