1 Aug '14

News Students should expect 'big variations' in GCSE grades, says exam watchdog

Return to end-of-course exams and changes to key subjects could see results vary across country, says OfqualStudents who sat GCSEs this summer should expect big variations in their grades the exams watchdog has warned, after the overhaul of the system which saw a return to end-of-course examinations and changes to key courses.Ofqual says it is impossible to predict what the national picture will look like when results are released on 21 August, but warns that many schools will see their students' grades vary significantly on last year. Continue reading...

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