STA – Improvements to the primary assessment system announced. DfE – Helping children learn through a proportionate primary assessment system. DfE – Primary assessment public consultations: government response. DfE – Primary assessment in England. […]
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GOV.UK – An infographic summarising summer 2017 GCSE results.
GOV.UK – Analysis of how results for schools and colleges have changed in recent years.
GOV.UK – Ofqual’s annual report and accounts for the period 1 April 2016 to 31 March 2017.
STA – assessment update: 19 September 2017. STA – assessment update: 14 September 2017. STA – assessment update: 12 September 2017. STA – assessment update: 5 September 2017. STA – assessment update: 31 August 2017. […]
GOV.UK – Provisional 2017 key stage 2 results for pupils in schools in England at national, regional and local authority level.
BBC News Education – GCSEs passes have dropped slightly across the range of subjects, with some dramatic changes in new, tougher exams sat for the first time in England. Overall in […]
DfE – Implementing the English Baccalaureate: Government consultation response.
Education Policy Institute – This report brings together research conducted in 2016 by both the London School of Economics and the Education Policy Institute on both the performance of different types […]
BBC News Education – Pass marks for GCSEs in England need to be pushed upwards to catch up with high performing education systems in Asia, say researchers from the Education Policy […]
The Telegraph – Thousands of students are set to receive the wrong GCSE mark this week under the new numerical grading system, experts have said, as they warn of its “alarming” consequences. The […]
TES – A TES and Mumsnet poll reveals widespread anxiety and confusion among parents about the exam reforms.
BBC News Education – The proportion of top A-level grades achieved by Northern Ireland students has risen significantly.
BBC News Education – A-level results for the top grades are the best since 2009 in Wales.
BBC NewsEducation – Almost 160,000 students across Scotland are receiving their exam results – with a record number passing Higher exams.