Nine out of 15: benchmarking pupil assessments

25th May 2018

Benchmarking has multiple applications within the school setting – one of which is its role in monitoring pupil performance through assessment and analysis. With exam season in full swing Chris Beeden, educational data consultant at [read more]

From the magazine: A gateway to improvement

23rd May 2018

Benchmarking; you either love it or hate it. When implemented effectively, it can be a useful tool to support student outcomes, school budgets and business management as well as being used to inform decisions – at a [read more]

A central issue for academies

15th February 2018

The recent, 2018, Academies Benchmark Report reveals that academies are fighting to stay afloat as a reserves crisis looms. In light of the publication of these findings, Pam Tuckett, head of academies at Bishop Fleming [read more]