' Parent: "Have you thought, Headmaster, that your standards might be a little out of date?"
Headmaster: "Of course they are out of date. Standards always are out of date. That's what makes them standards." ' - Alan Bennett, 'Forty Years On'
Available to download below are some general teaching and learning resources used in East Riding of
Yorkshire schools by teachers for assessment purposes.
Please click on a document's title to open, and feel free to use, amend or repurpose as you see fit, and where appropriate.
The icons on the right of the resources panel are indicative of relevance and possible (but not compulsory) usage.
General Assessment Resources
Assessment Review Policy
To assist schools review current assessment practice the following East Riding of Yorkshire Council document has been produced.
Monitoring and Evaluation
This is a working document that should help monitor and evaluate the extent to which good practice is embedded.
It focuses on the key features of assessment for learning.
Through completing the evaluation process, it should be possible to identify priorities for CPD and agree a time-scale for making policy
Further support, linking with the Assessment Review Policy is provided in the Assessment for Learning Self-Evaluation grids (1 to 7) that
provide overviews for teachers to help them assess where the school is in terms of developing to enhancing assessment practice.
Learning Self-Evaluation Grids
Thanks are due to Jennifer Jones at Durham LA who provided the original material that enabled these resources to be developed.
Durham County Council website.
Key Stage 1
Key Stage 2
Key Stage 3/4
All Key Stages
If you require more information about assessment resources please contact:
Carol Ketley, Area Improvement Adviser
Tel: (01482) 392485
Sarah Smallwood, Improvement Officer (Primary)
Tel: (01482) 392469