Events and training

  • The Edtech Podcast Festival (Conference)

    Representatives from OCR, Cambridge Assessment English, Cambridge Maths and Cambridge Assessment International Education will be contributing to the first EdTech Podcast Festival in East London.

    22 Sep 2018 | London

  • 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 (International course)

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

    08 - 12 Oct 2018 | 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

  • “It all depends on how we look at things” – Bringing a lens to fairness in assessment (Training event)

    What exactly do we mean by 'fairness' and how does (un)fairness relate to, and impact upon, educational assessment? This workshop, led by Stuart Shaw, Principal Research Officer at Cambridge Assessment International Education, is designed to explore such questions.

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

  • 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.

    14 Jan - 17 Mar 2019 | Online course (9 weeks). Average 3hrs per week.

  • Cambridge International Study Programme - Development and Administration of Examinations (International course)

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    A two-week residential course for international assessment professionals on the design and delivery of public examinations

    13 - 24 May 2019 | 09:00 - 17:00 | Cambridge

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A101 – January 2019

Register interest for the January 2019 session of the A101: Introducing the Principles of Assessment online course.

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2018 training and events programme

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