NatSIP has today (15 September 2017) published an updated version of the document Ensuring equal access to public examinations for candidates with sensory impairment.

The updated version is available in the document library.

Available document:

Ofqual published, on 10 February 2017, new information about access arrangements for GCSEs and A levels:

On behalf of the Standards and Testing Agency (STA), which is responsible for the development and administration of the key stage 1 and key stage 2 national curriculum assessments:

They are hoping to get your input to help inform some of the guidance documents they produce which you are likely to have used. 

They are asking for informal feedback regarding the ‘Modified test administration guidance’ documents, which are designed for use alongside modified papers.

These documents can be viewed at the following links:

KS1 Modified test administration guidance

KS2 Modified test administration guidance

They would greatly appreciate any brief comments you may be able to provide about your experience of using the guidance documents. The feedback received will be used to inform future versions of the documents to make them as easy as possible for schools and other stakeholders to use.

If you have any comments you would like to contribute then please contact Jessica Mace at STA either by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or on 020 7340 8200.