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Pupils could sit tests at home as evidence for GCSE and A-level grades, after official exams scrapped

<p>Pupils could sit tests at home under proposals&nbsp;</p>

Pupils could sit tests at home as evidence for GCSE and A-level grades, after official exams scrapped Pupils could sit tests at home as evidence for GCSE and A-level grades, after official exams scrapped Pupils in England could be allowed to sit tests at home which would form evidence for GCSE, AS- and A-level grades this year, according to proposals …

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GCSE and A-level students in England will not be asked to sit exams in summer 2021

<p>Students have been told they will not be asked to sit A-level and GCSE exams in summer</p>

GCSE and A-level students in England will not be asked to sit exams in summer 2021 GCSE and A-level students in England will not be asked to sit exams in summer 2021 It comes after Michael Gove suggested end-of-year exams would be scrapped in favour of alternative styles of assessment following the new lockdown. On Monday evening, the Department for …

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GCSE and A-levels to be marked more generously next year in light of Covid disruption

England under pressure to follow Wales decision to cancel exams

GCSE and A-levels to be marked more generously next year in light of Covid disruption GCSE and A-levels to be marked more generously next year in light of Covid disruption Students will have their GCSE and A-levels marked more generously next year, the education secretary has announced along with other changes aimed at making grading as fair as possible amid …

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GCSE resits may come with ‘potential public health risks’, education body warns

Unions have warned 'time is running out' to plan for next year's GCSE and A-level exams

GCSE resits may come with ‘potential public health risks’, education body warns GCSE resits may come with ‘potential public health risks’, education body warns A leading education body has warned about the “potential public health risks” of going ahead with exam resits next month amid the current coronavirus climate. “We have serious concerns about the potential public health risks this …

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‘Time is running out’ to plan for next year’s GCSE and A-Level exams, unions warn

Unions have warned 'time is running out' to plan for next year's GCSE and A-level exams

‘Time is running out’ to plan for next year’s GCSE and A-Level exams, unions warn ‘Time is running out’ to plan for next year’s GCSE and A-Level exams, unions warn Geoff Barton from the Association of School and College Leaders (ASCL) told The Independent the government “needs to show a greater sense of urgency” on the matter.  On Monday, five …

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GCSE exams could be delayed by three weeks in line with A-levels, reports say

Labour has called on the government to delay GCSE and A-level exams in order to help pupils catch up on missed education

GCSE exams could be delayed by three weeks in line with A-levels, reports say GCSE exams could be delayed by three weeks in line with A-levels, reports say Next summer’s GCSE exams could reportedly be pushed back amid a resurgence of coronavirus cases. The tests are set to delayed in line with A-level exams, which it was reported earlier this …

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GCSE results: Students could face ‘scramble’ for places as better results expected than usual | The Independent

GCSE results: Students could face ‘scramble’ for places as better results expected than usual | The Independent

GCSE results: Students could face ‘scramble’ for places as better results expected than usual | The Independent GCSE results: Students could face ‘scramble’ for places as better results expected than usual | The Independent Oversubscribed sixth-form colleges face a similar “scramble” for places as universities when better-than-expected GCSE results are released on Thursday, following a government U-turn on how results …

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GCSE results: Schools minister admits he was warned algorithm might disadvantage poorer pupils – but claims it did not | The Independent

GCSE results: Schools minister admits he was warned algorithm might disadvantage poorer pupils - but claims it did not | The Independent

GCSE results: Schools minister admits he was warned algorithm might disadvantage poorer pupils – but claims it did not | The Independent GCSE results: Schools minister admits he was warned algorithm might disadvantage poorer pupils – but claims it did not | The Independent The UK’s schools minister has said he was warned the now-scrapped model to determine grades could …

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GCSE results: Top marks surge to record high after government’s grading U-turn | The Independent

GCSE results: Top marks surge to record high after government’s grading U-turn | The Independent

GCSE results: Top marks surge to record high after government’s grading U-turn | The Independent GCSE results: Top marks surge to record high after government’s grading U-turn | The Independent The number of GCSE results awarded top grades has reached a record high this year, after a government U-turn meant teacher-estimated grades could be handed out. Nearly 26 per cent …

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GCSE results: Joy, jubilation and parental hankies as students receive their grades | The Independent

Teachers ‘desperately worried’ about GCSE results as researchers warn 2m could be downgraded | The Independent

GCSE results: Joy, jubilation and parental hankies as students receive their grades | The Independent GCSE results: Joy, jubilation and parental hankies as students receive their grades | The Independent T he first students turned up just before 9am and kept coming all morning, a 50-50 mix of anxiety and excitement. How are you feeling, one was asked. “Better,” she …

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