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Dylan Wiliam

Wiliam, Dylan
Dr. Dylan Wiliam is emeritus professor of educational assessment at UCL Institute of Education. He started his career teaching in inner-city London schools before transitioning to educational research. He was dean of the School of Education at King’s College London, senior research director at the Educational Testing Service in Princeton, US, and deputy director of the Institute of Education, University of London. His research has focused on the use of assessment to support learning (sometimes called formative assessment), and he now works with groups of teachers all over the world on developing formative assessment practices. Dylan’s recent books include Creating the Schools Our Children Need and Embedded Formative Assessment.