TES – Amanda Spielman, chief inspector of Ofsted, warns that children’s chances of getting a “broad and balanced education” is at risk.
TES – Ofqual announces new right to appeal results after initial exam board review, if schools continue to have concerns about errors in marking or moderation. Ofqual – Additional GCSE, AS and […]
BBC News Education – The head of one of England’s biggest exam boards has expressed “profound regret” after leaks hit two of its A-level exams in the past few days.
TESS – The Scottish education secretary’s decision to scrap unit assessments will cost ‘at least £4.5 million’. The scrapping of unit assessments to ease teacher workload has left the Scottish government […]
The Guardian – The government is failing to provide sufficient information about the new GCSEs because of an “overzealous” interpretation of rules governing what civil servants can say in the runup to […]
GOV.UK – The attainment of young people aged 19 in the 2015 to 2016 academic year.
TES – Headteachers fear that a school’s overall score on crucial accountability measure can be distorted by a handful of pupils. Mounting pressure from schools is forcing the government to look again at […]
GOV.UK – Transparency data on A level attainment by pupil characteristics.
BBC News Education – Students using an exam revision app say they have been charged repeatedly, even when they no longer need it or have not been able to use it.
GOV.UK – Technical and vocational qualifications for teaching from September 2017 and reporting in 2019 performance tables.
TES – The exams watchdog has called for schools to be wary of predictions of grade boundary marks for the reformed GCSEs. Organisations that provide schools with predicted grade boundaries for […]
GOV.UK – The achievements of pupils at key stage 4, and how they compare with other schools in their local authority area and in England.
GOV.UK – The attainment of students at the end of 16-to-18 study in England.
GOV.UK – Guidance and further information to help you analyse the data that we report in the school and college performance tables.
GOV.UK – Revised statistics on the achievements of young people at the end of key stage 4 in England, including attainment by pupil characteristics.