07 APR 2020
Two thirds of CGCSE and A-Level students do not believe they will get a fair grade this summer after exams were scrapped due to the global coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
20 MAY 2019
As key stage four exam season starts this week, new research has found that a positive Ofsted rating can have a negative impact on student attainment levels.
19 APR 2018
A grammar school has abolished the positions of head boy and girl in favour of gender-neutral roles in order to appoint the "best people for the job". Pupils at Guernsey Grammar School will no longer be shortlisted based on their gender but instead purely on merit.
27 SEP 2016
In the midst of potential grammar school development plans across the UK, private tuition has become a big talking point surrounding this topic. Private tuition has been much criticised in recent times, with many suggesting that families with higher incomes are using private tutors to give their children an advantageous position when preparing for exams.
27 APR 2016
Everyone gets stressed, it’s a normal part of exams. Constant assessments and exams are creating an environment which is putting a lot of stress on young people. Being able to prevent and manage pressure is a vital ingredient to success in education.