Tag Archives: Test (assessment)

Marking the markers

I can still remember the August day in 1988 when I opened my ‘A’ level results envelope to see a welcome number of A grades and one C.  For the next few days my world stopped.  An injustice had been … Continue reading

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Gove-levels

It looks like it is to be ‘all change’ again with simultaneous reforms of both GCSE and ‘A’ level.   Over the next three years we are likely to see the largest overhaul of the public exams system since the introduction of … Continue reading

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‘A’ level results – a genuine cause for celebration

I had hoped that the Olympics were turning Britain into a glass three quarters full nation.  Some of the reaction to today’s ‘A’ level results suggests we are already drifting back into our traditional glass half empty and probably cracked … Continue reading

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