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Welcome to our news section. Here you will find our latest news stories and press office contact details.

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  • Cambridge Assessment’s Group Director of Assessment Research and Development has been giving evidence to an inquiry into primary assessment in England.

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  • We are constantly looking for ways to ensure that our customers can truly reap the benefits of exciting new developments. For these reasons, Cambridge Assessment is evolving as a business and brand.

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  • Research published today by Cambridge Assessment offers a unique insight into how school students’ writing in UK exams has changed since 1980.

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  • An approach used to set GCSE and A Level grade boundaries in the UK does not prevent schools from demonstrating improvement to the education watchdog Ofsted, according to research published today by Cambridge Assessment.

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  • ‘Traditional’ approaches to learning should not be abandoned, as they are based on key findings from cognitive science, an event has heard. Dr Helen Abadzi told a Cambridge Assessment Network seminar that rote learning, homework, textbooks, times tables and phonics all ensure children acquire fluency and ‘automaticity’ in basic skills.

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  • Cambridge Assessment has supported the launch of a new report by the Centre for the Study of Market Reform of Education think tank about the future of the qualifications and assessment market in England – as seen from the perspective of economic theory. In Who's to produce and who's to choose? the CMRE found little reason to support the formation of a single government exam board.

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