Events

  • Cambridge General Election Candidates Debate 2017

    Cambridge Assessment is hosting a live parliamentary candidate debate for the Cambridge constituency ahead of the 2017 General Election. The event provides a forum for  four of the Cambridge City parliamentary candidates as they debate their policies and answer questions from the audience.

    01 Jun 2017 | 12:30 - 14:00 | Facebook Live         Twitter

  • Question writing (Training event)

    Are you involved in setting, editing or evaluating question papers and assessment tasks? This one-day course provides the theoretical background to some of the principles of question writing, accompanied by practical tasks to reinforce learning.

    06 Jun 2017 | 09:30 - 16:00 | Coventry

  • Leadership in National Assessment (Course)

    A one-week residential course on assessment leadership for senior managers and executive officers of international assessment organisations.

    18 - 22 Sep 2017 | 09:00 - 17:00 | Cambridge

  • Reliability (Training event)

    This training event will help you to gain a better understanding of the concept of assessment reliability, how it is conceptualised, calculated and how it should be interpreted. It is aimed at those responsible for the development and quality control of assessments.

    06 Oct 2017 | 09:30 - 12:30 | Cambridge

  • Assessing the world - visiting Cleverlands (Seminar)

    Lucy Crehan, education explorer and international education consultant will be talking about her research into the 'top-performing' education systems in six countries on four continents; the basis for her book, ‘Cleverlands: the secrets behind the success of the world's education superpowers’.

    12 Oct 2017 | 16:00 - 18:30 | 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.

    18 Oct 2017 | 09:30 - 12:30 | Cambridge


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Build your expertise in assessment

Take a look at our training and events coming up in 2017

SEMINAR: Memory biases and curricular illusions

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How is learning limited by the brain's working memory? Watch Dr Helen Abadzi discuss #curricularillusions at this Network seminar.