• GCSE resits 2018: maths results are down but English is up

    Less than a quarter of the older students resitting their maths GCSEs in England achieved at least a grade 4 this year – a fall of almost three per cent from last year. The picture for English in England is better, though: 33 per cent of those aged 17 or above taking the exam this

    9.30 Aug. 23rd, 2018 | News

  • GCSE English resits: 2018 results

    Here are the 2018 GCSE English results for all students in the UK, aged 17 and over, and the trends in grades and number of entries since 2014.  GCSE grades, English language, age 17+ (2014-2018)   GCSE entries, English language, age 17+ (2014-2018)   GCSE grades, English literature, age 17+ (2014-2018)   GCSE entries, English

    10.04 Aug. 23rd, 2018 | Bulletin

  • Decision to retain forced maths and English GCSE resits ‘extremely’ disappointing

    A government move to continue insisting on widespread GCSE maths and English resits – through the heavily criticised condition of funding rule – has left sector bosses “extremely disappointed”. All 16 to 18-year-old students with a near-pass (previously grade D, now grade three) GCSE in the subjects have since August 2015 had to continue studying

    12.35 Apr. 10th, 2017 | News