Coming from another country, it can be difficult to get your head around the different stages of learning in the UK. So here on Teachers4London we’ve put together a resource for you. Learning in London and the UK is divided into Key stages specifically designed for age groups ranging from age 2 years – Post compulsory education (age 16 years). This ensures that schools on a country-wide basis all follow the same national curriculum. Listed below are the different phases, ages, curriculum stages and the assessment methods used at each point in a child’s/young person’s school career.