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Reception baseline: useful information for parents from Parentkind

Parentkind has produced some helpful information aimed at parents about the reception baseline assessment (RBA) which covers the following questions:

Where will the RBA apply?
When will the RBA be introduced?
What does the RBA check for?
How long does the assessment take?
What happens during the assessment?
How is the RBA scored?
Can parents help children to prepare for the RBA?
How will the results be used?
Can parents see the results?
Why is the RBA being introduced?
Where does this leave SATs?
Which tests will my child take?

NAHT members might find it useful to signpost this webpage to help their parents understand more about what the RBA is.

First published 23 August 2019

First published 23 August 2019