Tag: GCSEs

Experts
We need to talk about exam re-marks – and quickly, says editor Laura McInerney It’s the first week of term and teachers of exam classes will be poring...
Experts
We should get rid of GCSEs and A-levels and make universities design their own entrance systems, argues Ed Cadwallader As the curtain rises on Michael Gove’s attempt to...
News
About three per cent of grades awarded to pupils were the highest available in the newly reformed GCSE subjects. But while a small proportion of pupils got the...
Experts
GCSE results are out. Each year Ofqual produces boring-sounding variability charts. It’s a dull name, but very important data. These charts show how many centres, i.e. schools or...
News
Half of all grades in the reformed GCSEs were a grade 5 – a “strong pass” – or above, English results show. Fifty-three per cent of grades in...
News
Boys have closed the gap on girls achieving top grades in English literature and language, and moved further ahead in maths in the results of the newly reformed GCSEs....
Exam results News
Now that the GCSE results are out, here are the trend tables for England, showing whether results have gone up or down since 2015 – for all subjects...
Experts
My daughter may not get the top grade but I’m cheering in the new GCSEs because they promise to be the qualifications our young deserve, says educationalist Jo...
Exam results
Here are tables of this year’s GCSE Spanish results in England compared with previous years. Spanish GCSE results in 2017, compared with previous years Spanish GCSE results in...
Exam results
Here are tables of this year’s GCSE science results in England compared with previous years. Science GCSE results in 2017, compared with previous years Science GCSE results in...
Exam results
Here are tables of this year’s GCSE religious studies results in England compared with previous years. Religious studies GCSE results in 2017, compared with previous years Religious studies...