Insights

Insights provide a platform for sharing our views and research on the big education topics that impact assessment around the globe.

How can research influence education policy and practice?

One of the newest members of our Research Divison reports back from his first BERA experience, where he learnt more about how research can influence education policy and practice.

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Is there a future for music education?

Marie Bessant, OCR's Music and Performing Arts subject advisor, spoke at a Westminster Education Forum Keynote Seminar on 'The Provision, uptake and teaching at primary and secondary level'.

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When context is king

Paul Steer talks birthday party venues, alligator eggs and accommodating a pig when it comes to the context within which exam questions are set.

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We have also hosted a series of debates on some of the current issues in education. These include:

Please note that in providing a platform for educational debate not all material shown here represents our own views.

Achieve

Our newsletter Achieve gives you a snapshot of the work we have carried out worldwide during the last few months.

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Seminar: Assessing the world - visiting Cleverlands

Join us on 12 October to hear from education explorer Lucy Crehan, who travelled to the 'top-performing' education systems in six countries on four continents to discover the 'secrets behind the success of the world's education superpowers'.