School Data Updates
Friday, 4 May 2018
Test score upload and progress analysis in Progress Bank/Insight
Andrew Davey at Insight (@insightHQ; www.insighttracking.com ) has been busy building a very neat, intuitive interface for the quick uploadi...
Thursday, 26 April 2018
5 Things primary governors should know about data. Part 5: pupil groups
This is the 5th and final part in a series of blog posts on data for primary governors. Part 1 covered statutory data collection, part 2 w...
Sunday, 22 April 2018
Capped scores in 2018 progress measures
The DfE recently announced that they would cap the extremely negative progress scores (but not the extremely positive progress scores by the...
Saturday, 21 April 2018
Converting standardised scores to scaled scores
Many schools are using standardised tests from the likes of NFER, GL and Rising Stars to monitor attainment and progress of pupils, and to p...
Wednesday, 18 April 2018
5 things primary governors should know about data. Part 4: headlines and trends
This is fourth part in a series of five blog posts for primary governors. Part 1 covered statutory assessment, part 2 dealt with sources...
Saturday, 14 April 2018
The Progress Horizon
Following the release of further details on the proposed reception baseline and future progress measures this week, and the inevitable b...
Tuesday, 10 April 2018
5 things primary governors should know about data. Part 3: progress measures
The key stage 1-2 (KS1-2) progress measure is a value added (VA) measure, and this is nothing new. We have had VA measures for years, both a...
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