Alex Scharaschkin

Director of Research and Compliance
AEA-Europe's annual conference is a key opportunity for those within the assessment community to share ideas and critically challenge their own thinking. The theme for 2017 – ‘Assessment cultures in a globalised world’ – inspired CERP researchers to delve into a wide selection of assessment matters...
This comprehensive paper (Baird, Andrich, Hopfenbeck & Stobart, 2017) raises issues that are of basic importance for the disciplines of assessment and teaching and learning theory. It covers a great deal of ground, and I will restrict my remarks to a few areas. I will consider the idea of a...
AEA-Europe's annual conference is a vital place for the assessment community to share ideas and challenge ourselves to think critically about our own research. The theme for 2016 – 'Social and political underpinnings of educational assessment: past, present and future' – inspired CERP researchers...
Public services in the United Kingdom have been transformed over the past 25 years with the introduction of market-oriented solutions into their provision. This has been characterized by a shift away from state provision to independent providers, and by the introduction of competition and choice....