chapter  6
ASSESSING AND RECORDING PUPILS' WORK
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Assessment and its reporting has become a central issue in teaching and learning in the 1990s. The 1988 Education Reform Act in England and Wales introduced statutory subjects into the curriculum for the first time, together with statutory assessment procedures. The introduction of national testing is to monitor standards on a national basis. This chapter includes discussion about the way the results of national testing are being used.