Our one-day national conferences give you the opportunity to attend practical sessions with school leaders and education advisers from across the country.
Use expert analysis of the 2017 national test papers, and a mastery approach to teaching to prepare your pupils for the 2018 assessments
10th October 2017, Birmingham
17th October 2017, Manchester
Join us at the Rising Stars annual conference which each year reviews what we know about the SATs and helps teachers understand the implications for teaching the next set of Key Stage 2 national tests. Use expert analysis of the 2017 national test papers, and a mastery approach to teaching, to prepare your pupils for the 2018 assessments.
Identifying and supporting your disadvantaged pupils working below their potential
28th November 2017, Birmingham
5th December 2017, Manchester
Evaluate the effectiveness of your tracking and assessment systems and ensure they are fit for purpose. Define the purpose and timing of your standardised tests to drive decisions about learning. Gain clarity in assessing and evidencing mastery to set work at the right levels for pupils’ abilities. Ensure the consistency of your teachers’ judgements through effective cross-school collaboration on moderation.
Learn what to expect at a Rising Stars Conference by taking a look at our short video.