Page 3 of the Ofsted report on PP (Feb 2013), which summarised the successful and unsuccessful approaches to using PP:
Ofsted resource on evaluation of pupil premium effectiveness:
Ofsted report on Unseen Children:
More details about how Ofsted inspectors make judgements, including about pupils’ achievement, can be found at:
National Audit Office Report:
A guide developed by the Teaching Schools Council and Sir John Dunford.
The main page of the EEF Toolkit, with the strategies in order of effectiveness:
The report on the Deployment and Impact of Support Staff (DISS) project on teaching assistants at www.oxfordprimary.co.uk:
Article for middle leaders from the Spring 2014 of Teaching Leaders Quarterly:
A link to the Free School Meals toolkit, which give practical ideas for increasing registration:
ASCL is holding a conference on closing the gap on March 5, 2013.
ASCL has also made available to members a model form for reporting on the Pupil Premium:
SecEd has run a number of news and best practice articles on the Pupil Premium, including on how schools can evaluate their Pupil Premium work. See a list of recent articles here:
A range of information and resources are available from the Department for Education’s Pupil Premium web pages: