The first set of students have completed the newly reformed GCSEs. However, the results reveal that there has been an unfortunate number of schools who are missing out. There have been reports from The Guardian, Education Executive and Academicis stating that around 370 schools out of 3,000 are due to fall below the standards set … Continue reading GCSE Shake – Up Leaves Many Schools Missing National Progress Targets
Tag: Progress 8
On Thursday 12th October, the Government will publish the provisional 2017 secondary Progress 8 ‘league tables’. Schools will be able to compare their provisional Progress 8 score, just in time for the secondary school application deadline, which falls at the end of this month. But what exactly is Progress 8, and how does it work? … Continue reading Progress 8 provisional results are published this week – but what is Progress 8?
Hello all! It's Laura the new apprentice here at CASCAID, and there is some interesting news that I would like to share about the arts subjects at GCSE. Recent news has reported that there has been a decline in the uptake of arts subjects – including art and design, drama and performing arts, music, dance … Continue reading GCSE Arts – the full picture