Consultation on early tests

5th January 2001 at 00:00
THE Government's consultation on the timing of baseline assessment in primary schools closes at the end of January. Ministers propose that children should be assessed for the first time at the nd of reception year, rather than when they start full-time education.

Responses should be sent to the Qualifications and Curriculum Authority, 29 Bolton Street, London,W1Y 7PD

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