About assessment

The principles for assessing learners' progress and the framework for assessment from Building the Curriculum 5.

Assessing progress and achievement

Discover a range of approaches to assess progress and achievement in Significant Aspects of Learning.

Recognising achievement, reporting and profiling

Access support materials designed to develop understanding of 'Recognising Achievement, Profiling and Reporting' in the context of CfE.

Quality assurance and moderation professional learning resource

Access support materials designed to develop understanding of quality assurance and moderation.

National Assessment Resource

How the National Assessment Resource supports assessment practice, examples of how schools and local authorities have used it and advice to help you develop your own materials.


Explore the latest findings of the Scottish Survey of Literacy and Numeracy and a range of new professional learning resources.

Assessment resources

Learning and teaching resources created and selected by Education Scotland.

Managing assessment

Examples of how schools have planned approaches to learning, teaching and assessment.

More from Education Scotland

Key advice, guidance and policy.