Setting examination standards: A global perspective

Student in exam

Lena Gray reflects on an international standard-setting project, which has led to the publication of a groundbreaking new book

Working it out together

Working it out together

Ruth Johnson thinks about how to assess collaborative problem solving in the classroom

Welcome to AQA Research and Analysis

Welcome to AQA Research and Analysis (formerly CERP), where we aim to put research at the heart of policy and practice in the education and assessment sector.

Informing policy

Reports, submissions and documents relevant to education policy discussion in England and Wales.

Research library

Searchable library of research carried out by AQA Research and Analysis, covering a wide range of topics across education and assessment.

Research themes

Our research themes section provides background information and context on topics of interest to those working in education research and policy.