The group was established to encourage schools to reduce the burden of data collection, building on the work of the Commission on Assessment Without Levels.
- considered how and why data is collected to enable more efficient and effective practices
- gathered evidence on effective data management practices
- developed a set of principles for data management in schools
- made recommendations about data management practices and processes
Terms of reference
Data Management Review Group: terms of reference (PDF, 104KB, 3 pages)
The group met 6 times.
December 2015 (PDF, 110KB, 2 pages)
|Lauren Costello (Chair)||Managing Director, The White Horse Federation|
|Deborah Ajose||Headteacher, Baylis Court Secondary School|
|Duncan Baldwin||Deputy Director of Policy, Association of School and College Leaders (ASCL)|
|Edison David||Headteacher, Vauxhall Primary School|
|Rich Davies||Head of Data, Ark schools|
|Sean Harford||HMI, National Director, Ofsted|
|Anna Jones||Year 6 teacher, South Farnham School|
|Ken Jones||Senior Policy Officer, Curriculum and Assessment, National Union of Teachers (NUT)|
|Chris Martin||Deputy Headteacher, Mountbatten Secondary School|
|Philip Rimmer||Director of Education, Rowan Learning Trust|
|Melanie Shute||Year 6 teacher, Histon and Impington Junior School|
|Rachel Skentelbery||Head of Statistical Quality and Methodology, Ofsted|
|Matthew Stevenson||Assistant Headteacher, Henbury Secondary School|
|Sarah Thompson||Principal, South Axholme Secondary School|
The group will also call on the views of Daisy Christodoulou, Research and Development Manager at the charity Ark, to maintain links with the Commission on Assessment Without Levels.