Category Archives: Levels

Writing about the uses and abuses of National Curriculum levels over the years. The principles explored remain significant for assessment in art and design education.

Every Child is begining to Matter

It has been a curious week working across the whole educational spectrum from infant schools to university courses. I am an external examiner for art on the BA Hons Primary Education offered by Birmingham University and today I attended a … Continue reading

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Uses and Abuses of Levels and Levelling

At a meeting recently there was a discussion of the role of the art level descriptions particularly at Key Stage 3. The meeting was attended by experienced art educators (teachers, AST’s and advisers) and there was a some very robust … Continue reading

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