School Data Updates
Sunday, 10 December 2017
How to find national figures for groups in FFT Aspire
One of the frustrations of ASP is the use of different national comparators for the various pupil groups. The comparator is shown in the nat...
Friday, 24 November 2017
IDSR+FFT Summary report template
As promised, here is my template that attempts to summarise IDSR and FFT data into 3-4 pages. Obviously you'll need your IDSR and FFT da...
Tuesday, 21 November 2017
Using standardised scores in progress matrices
Schools are always looking for ways to measure and present progress. Most primary schools have tracking systems that offer some sort of pro...
Tuesday, 7 November 2017
Analyse School Performance summary template (primary)
Many of you will have downloaded this already but I thought it'd be useful to put it on my blog. For those who don't already have it...
Wednesday, 25 October 2017
MATs: monitoring standards and comparing schools
A primary school I work with has been on the same journey through assessment land as many other schools up and down the country. Around two ...
Tuesday, 3 October 2017
Thoughts on new Ofsted inspection data summary report (primary)
Yesterday Ofsted released a 'prototype' of its new Inspection Data Summary Report and it's a major departure from the Ofsted I...
Thursday, 7 September 2017
KS2 progress measures 2017: a guide to what has and hasn't changed
At the end of last term I wrote this blog post . It was my attempt to a) predict what changes the DfE would make to the KS2 progress methodo...
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