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Using assessment
A self-assessment card

Assessment for learning is the process of seeking and interpreting evidence for use by learners and their teachers to decide:

  • Where the learners are in their learning
  • Where they need to go, and
  • How best to get there.
Assessing and tracking learning

In this audio clip, Lorraine, a mathematics teacher at a special school explains how children's learning is assessed and tracked.

Notice how Lorraine's assessment feeds into her planning.

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Enabling self-assessment

In this clip a specialist teacher explains how the Assessment for Learning Framework can be adapted to enable pupils in a special school to self-assess and/or understand how well they have done.

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