Primary Assessment Consultation: Government Response

The governments response to the consultation on Primary Assessment has been published. The first part of the consultation and response considers the Early Years Foundation Stage Profile.

The consultation asked for views on issues related to assessment in primary schools, including:

  • the best starting point to measure the progress that pupils make at primary school
  • the role and operation of teacher assessment
  • how to build on the strengths of the early years foundation stage profile
  • how we can support and improve end-of-key-stage teacher assessment, including the assessment of writing