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Jessica Mason Blakey from Evidence Based Education: What makes great assessment

Jessica Mason Blakey - Evidence Based Education: What makes great assessment

In this film Jessica Mason Blakey from Evidence Based Education discusses what makes great assesment.

Assessment Lead Programme

The Assessment Lead Programme, brought to you by Evidence Based Education’s Assessment Academy, enables school leaders to make their school assessment approach more efficient and enabling staff to make more reliable judgements about what pupils know, can do and need next.

What is the format?

The programme is flexible, but structured and well-supported. You will enjoy:

  • 30+ hours of professional learning aligned with the best available evidence, delivered through an innovative and acclaimed online learning platform

  • Tools and resources to guide, support and implement change

  • Structured collaboration and support – you are not alone!

  • Learning in your school context: practice opportunities to scaffold learning – guiding you through the whole process

  • Examples from schools working through the everyday practicalities of implementing an integrated assessment system

Bookings close: September 11th 2019
Start Date: September 25th 2019

Who should participate on the course?

It is recommended that the initial two places are taken by the school’s senior leader responsible for assessment, plus one middle leader. Evidence Based Education insist on a minimum of two staff members per school to enrol on the course. Additional places can be taken by anyone in school.

What is the cost? (*all prices ex VAT)

JUSCO members: £1,000 (3 places)
Non-JUSCO members: £1,100 (2 places)

*please note that the JUSCO discount is applied after the booking form is complete

This includes:

  1. Two-hour ‘What Makes Great Assessment?’ webinar – open to all school staff

  2. Two/three places on the programme – because professional development has more impact when colleagues collaborate and support each other!

  3. Tools and resources to help apply your learning

How to book?

Book your school’s place on the Assessment Lead Programme now!

To register for the course and take advantage of the JUSCO discount,  please complete this booking form:

*please note that the JUSCO discount is applied after the booking form is complete


Assessment Essentials

Evidence Based Education’s second programme, Assessment Essentials, is designed for teachers, by teachers and supports staff to implement a more consistent and sustainable assessment policy. Over 10 weeks staff explore the latest research, reflect on their own practice and plan their next steps in assessment and all for £95+VAT. To find out more, check out the blog below:

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