Assessment Ready – A SIMPLE model that really does work!

Brief Overview:

As part of this course, we will take you through our Riverbank Assessment model that has been adapted from the Wilson Stuart School in Birmingham.

Please note this is a special school assessment model.

This model has been reviewed and acknowledged as best practice by external bodies, including OfSTED in May 2017

The course will cover:

  • Baselining
  • Setting targets
  • Capturing progress – Moderating/Standardising
  • Reporting on progress
  • Diminishing gaps through the effective use of data
Facilitator: David Lisowski – Head Teacher
School Riverbank Academy Special School
Who is it suitable for:
  • Senior leaders from special school backgrounds
  • Middle leaders from special school backgrounds
  • SENCOs from special school and mainstream backgrounds

What is the intended impact for you?

What will you take away with you? e.g. resources, learning points etc.

  • We are hoping attendees will be able to apply and adapt the assessment used at Riverbank to sustain rapid and secure improvements within their own settings.
  • Attendees will be able to take away assessment descriptions, assessment rationale, reports, templates and training slides
  • All attendees will take away a USB stick provided by Riverbank with resources shared throughout the day.
Teaching School: Swan Alliance
Costs: £100 per delegate


Sessions Date Time Venue Brief Outline
1 22/11/17 10:00am-2:00pm Riverbank Academy Assessment Ready – A SIMPLE model that really does work!