A-levels

Instant Opinion: there is ‘only one solution’ for the BBC
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Instant Opinion: there is ‘only one solution’ for the BBC

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Tuesday 1 September
1 Sep 2020
The exam results ‘most often inflated’ by teacher’s grades
A-level results
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The exam results ‘most often inflated’ by teacher’s grades

History and biology results among the hardest hit subjects
21 Aug 2020
Firm with links to Gove and Cummings handed A-level contract
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Firm with links to Gove and Cummings handed A-level contract

Public First given exam grading communications role without competitive tender
20 Aug 2020
Do British universities offer value for money?
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Do British universities offer value for money?

New analysis compares earnings of graduates in UK and other countries as A-level grades chaos prompts admissions overload
19 Aug 2020
Instant Opinion: young people know ‘hard work doesn’t pay’
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Instant Opinion: young people know ‘hard work doesn’t pay’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Wednesday 19 August
19 Aug 2020
Williamson warned against ‘deflecting’ blame for exam chaos
Gavin Williamson
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Williamson warned against ‘deflecting’ blame for exam chaos

Education secretary insists he will not resign amid reports that senior officials are facing sack
19 Aug 2020
Instant Opinion: ‘English education rewards the rich’
Eton
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Instant Opinion: ‘English education rewards the rich’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Tuesday 18 August
18 Aug 2020

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Behind the algorithm that triggered A-level mayhem
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Behind the algorithm that triggered A-level mayhem

‘Seeds of the policy disaster’ sown in letter sent by Gavin Williamson as lockdown was announced in March
18 Aug 2020
Debate: should Williamson be expelled over exams chaos?
Gavin Williamson
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Debate: should Williamson be expelled over exams chaos?

Tory MPs split over the education secretary’s future as PM offers his support
18 Aug 2020
‘Exam shambles’: mystery as Ofqual removes appeal process
Sixth-formers protesting against A-level grades
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‘Exam shambles’: mystery as Ofqual removes appeal process

Guidelines for affected students deleted hours after being made public
17 Aug 2020
What can Johnson do to end the A-level ‘results crisis’?
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What can Johnson do to end the A-level ‘results crisis’?

Teachers and pupils appeal for clarity over appeals process as universities say they cannot hold places
17 Aug 2020
Quiz of The Week: 8 - 14 August
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Quiz of The Week: 8 - 14 August

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14 Aug 2020
Exam chaos: how universities will decide who gets a place
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Exam chaos: how universities will decide who gets a place

Institutions asked to hold places for A-level students appealing grades in England following results row in Scotland
12 Aug 2020
How 2020 exam grades will be calculated
Students sit university exams in Hong Kong
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How 2020 exam grades will be calculated

Exam cancellations and automated downgrades have led to fears of injustice
10 Aug 2020
What are T levels and when are they starting?
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What are T levels and when are they starting?

Theresa May says new vocational qualifications will allow the UK to compete globally
30 May 2018
A-level results: How the goalposts have moved
Students receive their A-Level results
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A-level results: How the goalposts have moved

Top grades are rising - but not for the first batch of students sitting a new style of exam
17 Aug 2017
Michael Gove should not surround himself with yes men
Michael Gove
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Michael Gove should not surround himself with yes men

The Education Secretary must stop fighting 'The Blob' and listen to education experts, says Sir David Bell
3 Feb 2014
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Thursday 16 Aug 2012
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Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Thursday 16 Aug 2012

16 Aug 2012
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