Learning Ladders Blog

Aug 04, 2017

Meeting the needs of your school and your pupils

Over the last three years schools have approached us after having a variety of bad experiences with their assessment products. Some of these systems a...

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Matt Koster-Marcon
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Aug 04, 2017

The importance of a good launch, training and staff 'buy-in'

As school leaders we tend to spend more time with our colleagues than we do with our own family. Walking into the staff room on a Monday we can tell i...

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Matt Koster-Marcon
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Aug 04, 2017

Engaging, supporting and inspiring your parents

The words ‘parental engagement’ can be a hot potato for those working in schools. Yes, we want our pupils’ parents to engage with school and we can ea...

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Matt Koster-Marcon
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Aug 04, 2017

Great teaching and learning requires careful planning

At its heart, great teaching and learning involves careful planning to build upon what each child already knows and the skills and experience they alr...

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Matt Koster-Marcon
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Aug 04, 2017

Can children get excited about learning if they don't know their next steps?

Much is said about our country’s assessment system and many would say that the assessment landscape has been a very confusing place over the last 3 ye...

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Matt Koster-Marcon
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Aug 04, 2017

Your assessment policy must match your practice

The key to any assessment practice is to have a clear and consistent assessment policy across the school. We all have our own assessment policies whic...

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Matt Koster-Marcon
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Aug 04, 2017

Good assessment practice starts with your curriculum

Since the introduction of National Curriculum 2014 schools have been embracing their new found freedoms to bespoke the curriculum they teach for their...

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Matt Koster-Marcon
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Aug 02, 2017

Assessment Summary Update V

Assessment from September From September the changes to Assessment Summary involve a number of updates to the way the suggested Teacher Judgement will...

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Matt Koster-Marcon
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Aug 02, 2017

Assessment Summary Update IV

Choose to backfill historical assessments When we created Learning Ladders in 2014 the insight from our pilot schools and early customers was that the...

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