The SATs regime is failing a generation of children.

Throughout their primary school education, we put children through a  system based on high-stakes testing. But surely learning is about more than getting a perfect score on a test?

 We also know that SATs do not give the full picture of pupils’ achievements, nor are they an effective way of measuring a school’s performance and force teachers to ‘teach to the test’, leaving children with an experience of school which is so much worse than it could be.

Read the latest on this year’s KS2 SATs results