13 Aug '14

News Falls in top grades expected as 300,000 students receive A-level results

Student nerves stretched by suggestions of greater 'volatility' in results, amid predictions rates of A and A* grades will fallAround 300,000 students will discover their A-levels results on Thursday amid predictions of a fall in top grades, changing exam conditions, and tougher subjects.The nerves of sixth formers and their families have also been stretched by exam regulator Ofqual's suggestions of greater "volatility" in this year's results. Continue reading...

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