Academic warns P1 national test data could be 'invalidated'

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Nationalised data from controversial tests for primary one pupils could be "invalidated" by the way they are carried out, an academic has warned. Holyrood's education and skills committee heard the tests could be carried out at different stages in the first year of primary school, with or without giving pupils practice.

Period24 Jan 2019 → 25 Jan 2019

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  • TitleWarning over P1 tests
    Media name/outletEdinburgh Evening News
    CountryUnited Kingdom
    Date25/01/19
    PersonsLindsay Paterson
  • TitleAcademic warns P1 national test data could be 'invalidated'
    Media name/outletCourier & Advertiser
    CountryUnited Kingdom
    Date24/01/19
    PersonsLindsay Paterson
  • TitleP1 test data could be ‘invalidated’
    Media name/outletThe National
    CountryUnited Kingdom
    Date24/01/19
    PersonsLindsay Paterson
  • TitleP1 test data could be 'invalid'
    Media name/outletThe Scotsman
    CountryUnited Kingdom
    Date24/01/19
    PersonsLindsay Paterson
  • TitleDisputed primary one tests 'could be invalid'
    Media name/outletPress & Journal
    CountryUnited Kingdom
    Date24/01/19
    PersonsLindsay Paterson
  • TitleTeachers 'lack the maths skills' to use school test results
    Media name/outletThe Herald
    CountryUnited Kingdom
    Date24/01/19
    PersonsLindsay Paterson
  • Title'Impossible' for SNP to know if Scotland is closing education gap
    Media name/outletDaily Telegraph
    CountryUnited Kingdom
    Date24/01/19
    PersonsLindsay Paterson
  • Title'Impossible' for SNP to know if Scotland is closing education gap
    Media name/outletDaily Telegraph
    CountryUnited Kingdom
    Date24/01/19
    PersonsLindsay Paterson
  • TitleAcademics turn screw on Swinney over P1 tests
    Media name/outletThe Times
    CountryUnited Kingdom
    Date24/01/19
    PersonsLindsay Paterson
  • TitleExpert claims results of tests on P1 pupils could be 'invalidated'
    Media name/outletDaily Express
    CountryUnited Kingdom
    Date24/01/19
    PersonsLindsay Paterson
  • TitleAnother fail for Swinney
    Media name/outletDaily Express
    CountryUnited Kingdom
    Date24/01/19
    PersonsLindsay Paterson