September 3, 2020 Ahmad Raza

Decision due ‘very soon’ on delaying GCSEs and A-levels

Decision due ‘very soon’ on delaying GCSEs and A-levels

Schools minister says issue is complicated due to time needed for marking and university admission timetable, The government will decide “very soon” whether to delay next year’s GCSEs and A-levels to give students more time to prepare, a minister has confirmed. As children started to return to classrooms across England and Wales on Tuesday, the schools minister, Nick Gibb, said the government would decide “as soon as we can” whether to push back the date from May……

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2020/sep/01/decision-due-very-soon-on-delaying-gcses-and-a-levels