UCL News


Unions call for teachers to boycott literacy and numeracy tests for four-year-old pupils

12 February 2016

The test used to assess four-years old in reception class when they start school does not accurately reflect children's ability at this age, according to research carried out by the UCL Institute of Education for the Association of Teachers and Lecturers (ATL) and the National Union of Teachers (NUT). Read: Daily Mail, More: Schools Week, TES, Nursery Week, UCL News