This website is no longer being updated, but all our publications and documents are still available to read. Please visit our own websites for up-to-date news about our science education policy activities.

Association for Science Education
Institute of Physics
Royal Society
Royal Society of Biology
Royal Society of Chemistry

Reports and resources

Find out more about SCORE publications by following the links below.

Research reports

SCORE carries out research projects on policy themes. Final reports outline evidence and summarise recommendations.


SCORE engages in correspondence with politicians and central figures in the science education policy community. Letters and replies are made public.

Consultation responses

SCORE responds to government consultations that are relevant to policy themes. All consultation responses are made publically available.

Practical science benchmarks

SCORE produced benchmarks for teachers and school practitioners to use when planning science budgets and resourcing.

Key stage 4 guidelines

The SCORE partners collaborated to produce a document setting out guidelines for qualification content and assessment at Key Stage 4.

SCORE events and conference reports

 Reports that summarise SCORE events and conferences.