Assessment for Learning

I played a lead role in Northumbria University’s Centre for Excellence (CETL) in Assessment for Learning (AfL), which was funded by HEFCE from 2005-2010.


Our book, Assessment for Learning in Higher Education, offers a practical overview of our approach. It is aimed at practitioners who wish to put assessment for learning into practice .

For details, see

I continue to be actively involved in a range of assessment-related events and conferences, including the popular Assessment in Higher Education conference. Click the link below to go to the welcome page of the website for details, including news of upcoming events!

Welcome and News

Transforming Assessment Webinar featuring further discussion of Kay’s AHE Manchester seminar paper (with Sally Brown):