Events and training

  • Better Learning Conference 2018 (Conference)

    Cambridge University Press are holding their annual conference on Better Learning.

    25 - 27 Jun 2018 | Cambridge

  • Transforming Schools Conference (Conference)

    The Gorse Academies Trust are hosting a one-day professional development conference.

    28 Jun 2018 | 08:15 - 15:30 | Leeds

  • A101: Introducing the Principles of Assessment (Online course)

    A101 Introducing the Principles of Assessment is a nine week, online course for examiners, assessment writers, professional bodies, teachers and those working for exam boards.

    02 Jul - 02 Sep 2018 | Online course (9 weeks). Approx. 2-3hrs per week.

  • New School Landscape: Is it delivering? (Conference)

    Debating if current policy has achieved its stated objective of improving standards in education.

    03 Jul 2018 | 09:00 - 12:30 | London

  • Perceptions of e-assessment: the potential and the practicalities (Training event)

    What are the benefits and challenges that e-assessment brings? This session draws on Dr Tom Barrance's recent research into stakeholders’ views of e-assessment. Tom will lead a discussion of perceptions regarding e-assessment.

    04 Jul 2018 | 09:30 - 12:30 | Cambridge

  • Postgraduate Certificate in Educational Assessment and Examinations (Course)

    The Postgraduate Certificate in Educational Assessment and Examinations (PGCA) is a professionally relevant qualification that will enable you to expand your knowledge and understanding of the principles and validation of assessment.

    30 Sep 2018 - 30 Jul 2019 | Cambridge

  • Leadership in National Assessment (Course)

    Leadership in National Assessment is a unique senior leadership programme for international education specialists and executives.

    08 - 12 Oct 2018 | 09:00 - 17:00 | Cambridge

  • Training teachers, trusting teachers, building competence - understanding teacher expertise (Seminar)

    “The nature of teacher expertise is a contested area, with no real consensus as to what it consists of”. Professor Christopher Winch of King's College London will discuss this issue, with particular reference to the implications for teacher education at this Cambridge Assessment Network seminar.

    09 Oct 2018 | 16:00 - 18:30 | Cambridge

  • The place of taxonomies in question writing, paper setting, and assessment evaluation (Training event)

    This training event introduces the use and development of taxonomies to support question writing, paper setting and evaluating assessments.

    25 Oct 2018 | 09:30 - 12:30 | Cambridge

  • Writing good multiple choice questions (Training event)

    This workshop will help you understand the advantages and limitations of multiple choice questions (MCQs) and therefore how it is appropriate to use them in the context of seeking to achieve best-quality assessment.

    08 Nov 2018 | 09:30 - 12:30 | Cambridge

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A101 – book now for July

Booking is now open for the July session of the A101: Introducing the Principles of Assessment online course.

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2018 training and events programme

Take a look at Cambridge Assessment Network's assessment CPD provision.

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