• Access arrangements for exams: an overview Get your head around access arrangements: how they work and when you need to apply for them. Understand how you might be involved, so you can effectively support pupils during their exams and make sure you comply with JCQ requirements.
  • Autumn 2021 exam arrangements Find out which pupils can enter exams this autumn and who's responsible for entering them. See how to claim for exam fees, alternative venues and invigilators, so you're ahead of the game when the claims window opens later this term.
  • Summer 2022 exam arrangements Exams are due to go ahead this summer, but there are some changes to normal procedures. Understand the current plans for summer 2022 and how assessment will look different.
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  • Assessment approaches: PE Read advice on assessing pupils in PE from the Association for Physical Education. See examples of PE assessment grids from primary and secondary schools.
  • How to evaluate the quality of assessments: secondary Once you've established the purpose of your internal assessments, use our list of questions to help you assess their quality.
  • How to moderate teacher assessments: secondary Find out how to effectively moderate teacher assessments. Develop robust processes to make sure your teachers are making accurate judgements of pupils' progress.
  • Progression grids: Key Stage 3 Find out what good progress looks like in your subject. See examples of KS3 progression grids from a range of schools to help you develop your own. You'll also find links to grids published by subject associations.
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