Hello and welcome to the AEA-Europe Newsletter
Over the coming issues we will aim to bring you the very latest in news and upcoming events from across Europe.
Introducing the Glasgow Conference
AEA-Europe Annual conference
The 16th AEA-Europe Conference will take place in Glasgow, Scotland from the 5th to the 7th November, 2015 (with pre-conference workshops on the 4th). The theme for this year’s conference is Assessment and Social Justice.
AEA-Europe's Guri A. Nortvedt, gives her first update as President of AEA-Europe. This edition introduces our new Secretariat, and other council movement, before discussing the successes of AEA-Europe conferences - past and future.
Strategic entry to GCSE Mathematics exams
Challenges with maintaining standards.
Rachel Taylor provides a summary of her PhD investigating the rise and fall of strategic entry practices to GCSEs in the UK, focusing on the use of early and multiple exam entry. The findings will be considered in light of the implications of this behaviour for setting and maintaining exam standards.