Guidance

Key stage 2 tests: modified test administration guidance (MTAG)

Guidance for administering the 2018 key stage 2 national curriculum tests to pupils with hearing or visual impairments.

Documents

Key stage 2 modified test administration guidance: administering braille versions

2018 KS2 modified test administration guidance: administering modified large print versions

Details

If you’re involved in administering the key stage 2 tests to pupils with hearing or visual impairments, you should prepare by reading this modified test administration guidance (MTAG).

The guidance is to ensure that pupils using the modified large print (MLP) or braille versions of the tests, or who have a hearing impairment, can access the tests properly and they are not at a disadvantage. It includes information about:

  • planning for the tests
  • receiving test materials
  • administering the tests
  • sending the completed test scripts for marking
Published 11 April 2016
Last updated 19 March 2018 + show all updates
  1. Updated for the 2018 test cycle.
  2. Updated for the 2017 test cycle.
  3. First published.