2018 The @BeyondLevels #LearningFirst Farewell Tour

It is with very mixed emotions that Dame Alison and I share the news that 2018 brings the @BeyondLevels #LearningFirst Farewell Tour. Many of you will remember those first few tweets in February 2016 that began the phenomenon that has been #LearningFirst. We have really been very humbled and proud of the way that thousands of colleagues across the [...]

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So, you have your golden ticket. What’s next?

We should now be at the point where everyone who was on the original list and on a reserve list, and wanted a ticket, has one. Despite the attempts of some ISP's security [...]

What small step have you taken in your school this week towards the #LearningFirst vision?

If we are going to seize this agenda using Dame Alison's notion of 'professional courage', then we have to start making changes now, within our very own realms of [...]

The #LearningFirst launch conference – 21st May 2016

Chances are that if you are reading this, you are already one of the #LearningFirst team and will be aware of the phenomenal evolution of #LearningFirst from Dame Alison [...]

Previous @BeyondLevels project

Beyond Levels: alternative assessment approaches developed by teaching schools Research Report September 2014 Julie Lilly, Alison Peacock – The Wroxham [...]

@BeyondLevels is…

A space for schools to support each other through collaboration and celebration - transforming assessment to inform pedagogy in a school-led system; principled assessment [...]

#LearningFirst Launch Conference – Sheffield, 21st May 2016

Amazingly, the first round of 200 tickets were claimed in 39 mins! We are expecting to release a further tranche of tickets at the end of this week, so have set up a [...]