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Assessment

Early years foundation stage

Early years foundation stage

Find early years resources for practitioners, year 1 teachers and local authority moderators

Teacher assessment

Teacher assessment

Materials to support teacher assessment, the Assessing pupils' progress approach and using the P scales.

National curriculum assessments

National curriculum assessments

Find essential information and guidance on all aspects of the national curriculum assessments cycle

Sampling

Sampling

Our guide to preparing for and administering the sampling test

Optional tests

Optional tests

Our optional tests help teachers to evaluate the progress of their pupils - find out how to order them here

Marking

Marking

Find out about the marking of national curriculum tests and how you can become a marker

Optional level 6 tests

Optional level 6 tests

Optional level 6 tests in English reading, English writing and mathematics for year 6 pupils

Single level tests

Single level tests

Information about the single level tests pilot