BATOD
The British Association of Teachers of the Deaf
Promoting Excellence in Deaf Education

Access to language and examinations

JCQ's latest "Adjustments for candidates with disabilities and learning difficulties - Access Arrangements and Reasonable Adjustments" document 2016-2017JCQ's document about access arrangements for 2016-2017; if you need to consult the 2015-2016 version please consult BATOD
Access to language and examinations27 Jul
Language of Examinations 2nd edition - updated October 2011This booklet is open to all. This publication offers guidelines to ToDs and those writing or modifying examinations to improve accessibility. The principles outlined in the publication may be applied to any written examination or to the modification of any text.
Access to language and examinations23 Apr
Information about access arrangementsAndrew Brazell from the Norfolk Virtual School Sensory Support has written a comprehensive document about access arrangements for SATs and other examinations
Access to language and examinations24 Apr
Examination Officers' Association documentExamination Officers' Association document entitled "Securing exams delivery"
Access to language and examinations08 Sep
Notes on e-assessment seminar - Ofqual January 2014Notes from a seminar on e-assessment held on Tuesday 7th January 2014 at the offices of Ofqual in Coventry
Access to language and examinations14 Jan
Language Modification FeedbackA simple form which can be used to inform us of colleagues' opinions - both positive and negative - of the language of examinations with which they have been involved.
Access to language and examinations20 Feb
Enquiry about access arrangements in MFLEnquiry about access arrangements in MFL for a student with speech articulation difficulties
Access to language and examinations30 Apr
Language modification for examinationsBATOD's role in exam modification and feedback form for those using modified papers.
Access to language and examinations14 Jun
Language modification for the classroomGuidance on preparing worksheets, oral language modification and training materials for language modification.
Access to language and examinations27 Nov
Access Arrangements for Scotland (Assessment Arrangements)Access arrangements are carried out differently in Scotland, details of links to about SQA arrangements.
Access to language and examinations21 Feb
ArchivesDocuments concerning examination arrangements up until the end of 2007
Access to language and examinations28 Aug
Enquiry about access arrangements from a BATOD memberA member has asked some questions following a reading of the JCQ access arrangements document
Access to language and examinations30 Apr
The role of the Examination Officers' AssociationInformation about the role of the Examination Officers' Association
Access to language and examinations08 Sep
Language Modification TrainingExpression of interest form for professionals willing to take part in training as a language modifier.
Access to language and examinations27 Feb