Primary Curriculum

Primary resources from Rob Carpenter providing great support for leaders.  This document provides a series of rubrics/checklists that leaders can use to support teachers, provide a focus for monitoring and help ensure consistency in various important areas of practice.

National College Closing the Gap : How system leaders and schools can work together report from April 2013.

National College Research Report September 2014 'Beyond levels alternative assessment approaches developed by teaching schools'.


Useful material just released by DfE re KS1/KS2 assessment in 2016.


DfE Research Project publication September 2014


Visits to schools in and beyond Medway to explore different curriculum approaches:

MTSA are arranging a number of visits to Medway Primary schools to share good practice and give staff the opportunity to discuss with colleagues issues relating to the new curriculum arrangements, We are making the same arrangements with a group of schools outside the Medway area.

If you wish to be involved please contact The MTSA on