Effective Practice in Assessment and Tracking: an introduction for practitioners

Maths and English Pipeline

This course will introduce practitioners to the ETF's new evidence-based, Effective Practice Guidelines (EPGs) for assessment and tracking in maths and English and will explore teaching, learning and assessment approaches that will improve progression and attainment. These EPGs will promote a new perspective on assessment, tracking and associated pedagogies.

Pricing options

There are three pricing options:

1. Individual fees
SET member: £85 https://set.et-foundation.co.uk
Non-SET member: £100

2. Hosting
Providers with 6-10 delegates: £600. We will support you to fill the extra places but this is a great opportunity to work collaboratively with providers in your locality.

3. In-house
Do you want to get the maximum value from your CPD budget? Why not run an in-house course at a time and venue to suit?

In-house course for up to 16 staff: £880
In-house courses for up to 32 staff: £1,700
In-house courses for up to 48 staff: £2,400

To enquire about hosting please complete this form or call the delivery partner CETTAcademy on 0116 233 0877 and ask to speak to Jo Byrne or e-mail jo.byrne2@gmail.com.


Date: 25/04/2018
Price: from £100.00
Session 1
Date: 25/04/2018 09:30 - 16:00
Venue: Eastleigh College, Chestnut Avenue, SO50 5FS

Who is this course for?

Aimed at maths and English practitioners, this course will be run in parallel with an equivalent session for managers enabling managers and practitioners to collaborate in joint planning, over lunch.  

Training aim

Enable delegates to re-conceptualise and redesign assessment and tracking, to improve maths and English delivery and outcomes, based on meta-research and evidence-based practice. 


By the end of the course, participants will be able to:

  • identify the purpose of assessment and tracking in maths and English
  • explore the cognitive and affective domains of an Assessment for Learning framework
  • understand the expectancy-value theory of motivation
  • understand the principles behind the effective practice guidelines for assessment and tracking
  • identify teaching, learning and assessment approaches that promote effective practice
  • apply the effective practice guidelines to their practice
  • know how to equip learners to monitor and evaluate their own learning.

Length of the course

One-day session

Entry Requirements

Maths and English practitioners

Contact us

If this course is not currently available in your area, and you would like to attend then register your interest. We will let you know about new events as they are announced.

If you have any questions, please contact:

T: 0800 0 831 830
E: bookingsupport@etfoundation.co.uk