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Understanding Formative Assessment

Event code SCH 20/737 
Event description This session will examine the different purposes of assessment, with a focus on how effective formative assessment (sometimes known as Assessment for Learning) processes can play an integral part in post Covid-19 recovery. Identifying and addressing gaps in learning will be of paramount importance in classrooms around the country.

This session aims to ensure teachers understand how to embed a successful culture of formative assessment, in order to analyse pupil's needs and accelerate learning.

This webinar is Free of Charge to Kent Schools.

Booked and confirmed delegates will be e-mailed the webinar link 24 hours prior to the session. Please check that you have received the email to register the day before and if you have not, please contact us on 03000 418000. Please ensure you are able to access the link at least 1 hour prior to the session.

A handful of delegates using school computers have experienced difficulties in accessing the Goto Webinars. If unsure, please check with your Schools IT provider that you will be able to access this webinar.

Please see attached webinar-FAQs for further information. 
Training objectives In this presentation, participants will learn:

- The different purposes of assessment available to them
- Why formative assessment is so important in schools' recovery from Covid-19 closures
- Practical techniques for implementing a culture of formative assessment 
Key stages
All image Foundation image KS1 image KS2 image KS3 image KS4 image KS5 image 14-19/24 image 
Subject areas Assessment
Target audience
All Teaching Staff / Deputy Head / Headteacher / Key Stage Co-ordinators / Leadership Team / Newly Qualified Teachers / Senior Leaders / Specialist Teacher / Subject Leaders / Teachers
target audience
Qualification level
GoToWebinar, use own computer, XXXX XXX map
Training Provider The Education People - Standards and School Improvement Primary
Admin contact Jane Austin (
Adnan Ahmet
Part of SLA? No
Kent LA cost
Other LA/Academy cost
Independent/PVI cost
Number of credits 0
Funding information This webinar is Free of Charge to Kent Schools.
Start date Thursday 10 September 2020
Times 15:45-17:00
Number of sessions 1