Measuring Performance

Have you every heard of Progress 8?

As you are aware we are in changing times regarding both the curriculum and assessment of our young people. The chances are that many schools and Academies will provide a variety of grades and assessments to support every young person’s progress, however their are still some standard measures that remain and are reported on nationally. One of these measures is call ‘Progress 8’. This measures the progress of every student based on their starting points at KS2 through to KS4. I have attached the link below to try and provide you with some further details.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4IAEgFMSGDY&sns=em

progress 8 image link Progress 8 (explained in 3 minutes) – YouTube

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Progress 8 is a new measure of school performance. It replaces the previous measure of 5A*-C including English and maths, and shows how well pupils of all …