Press coverage of proposed GCSE/EBC reform

TES Scotland – Concerns are raised over whether the timetable for change is achievable.

TES forums – What do you make of the EBac Certificate?

BBC News – Exams watchdog sounds note of caution on GCSE changes.

The Telegraph – Sport and art undermined by new ‘EBacc’ exams.

The Independent – Reforms with potential for improvement, but don’t leave the bottom 40% behind.

Guardian Education – GCSEs are dead: the EBacc is the future, says Michael Gove.

Guardian Education – Labour: replacing GCSEs with English Baccalaureate will fail students.

BBC News – GCSE backward step, says Welsh minister Leighton Andrews.

BBC News – Nick Clegg hails coalition GCSE exam education changes.

BBC News – The future of GCSEs: Expert opinions.

BBC News – Wales ‘will not rush’ GCSE change, says Welsh government.

Guardian Education – Nick Clegg unites with Michael Gove over GCSE replacement.

The Independent – Michael Gove’s GCSE reforms don’t go far enough, says Kenneth Baker.

The Independent – Michael Gove to announce ‘major overhaul of GCSE exams’.




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