• Schools cry foul over missing BTEC results

    Schools and colleges across England are still awaiting the results of some vocational qualifications, despite a promise from government that all grades would be issued by today. Some pupils have been told they may have to wait until next week to receive grades for BTECs and other vocational qualifications. The Department for Education and Pearson,

    14.15 Aug. 28th, 2020 | News

  • Study suggests BTECs are scored too generously

    Pupils studying BTEC qualifications score on average the equivalent of a grade higher than they do in GCSE English and maths, a new analysis has found. The study, by Education Datalab, analysed the average progress 8 points scores of pupils across both GCSE and technical qualifications compared to their English and maths scores. It found

    16.41 Sep. 3rd, 2019 | News