DfE – Information about the new GCSE grades for parents, employers and further and higher education providers.
Examinations and Qualifications
Information about qualifications, awarding bodies and the regulation of examinations and qualifications in all parts of the United Kingdom.
TES – It would be ‘sad’ if key stage 3 was only about GCSE preparation, says Pearson vice-president. Exam board leaders have raised concerns about schools that teach GCSEs over three […]
Ofqual – The purpose of this report is to review how moderation is currently being delivered in a number of jurisdictions across the world at upper secondary, and in particular to […]
DfE – Approved key stage 4 qualifications, discount codes and point scores for reporting in the 2014 to 2020 school and college performance tables.
DfE – Approved 16 to 18 qualifications and discount codes for reporting in the school and college performance tables.
TES – One of the biggest academy chains in the country has discussed entering as few as 15 per cent of pupils for the EBacc as part of plans to provide a […]
BBC News – British Sign Language should be turned into a GCSE that is taught in schools, MPs were told. The appeal came as a petition calling for British Sign Language […]
TES – Ofqual says consultation will be launched later this month on improving safeguards against teacher-examiners cheating. Incidents where teacher-examiners have leaked questions to their students ahead of exams have been […]
TES – The number of penalties issued to students has also risen – with the use of mobile phones in exam rooms a major factor, Ofqual figures show. Ofqual – Malpractice for […]
Ofqual – Our summer report is being published alongside reviews of marking and moderation statistics and a range of associated analyses.
DfE – This research comprised a quantitative survey of teachers and qualitative research with schools, pupils and parents/carers.
Ofqual – Number of entries and late entries in GCSE, AS and A level qualifications. TES – AS-level numbers drop sharply after decoupling.
GOV.UK – Regulated qualifications, awarding bodies, assessing, marking, participation and performance, appeals, National Reference Test.
TES – Hundreds of students were entered for maths GCSE with more than one board in 2016, freedom of information figures show. Schools that appear to have entered pupils for GCSE maths […]
GOV.UK – Ofqual’s annual report and accounts for the period 1 April 2016 to 31 March 2017.