Support materials for assessment

National Assessment Resource

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

Sharing practice

Real-life examples and presentations to illustrate successful assessment approaches for supporting learning and how practitioners have established moderation and quality assurance practices.


Websites, reports and research documents to inform and support practitioners in developing their assessment practices.

Featured resources

  • Recognising achievement, profiling and reporting resource

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    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

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

  • Taking a closer look at NAR

    Ideas for using the examples of practice in the National Assessment resource to help you reflect upon and improve assessment and moderation.

  • Scottish Survey of Literacy and Numeracy (SSLN)

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