GCSE Changes Confirmed

GCSE's in England are to undergo the "biggest shake-up of exams in England for a generation", regulator Ofqual has announced.

The old A – E grading system will be replaced with a new 1 – 9 numbered system, with 9 being the top mark achievable.

The exams regulator said that the changes will be implemented in stages starting in 2017, and English and Maths will be the first subjects affected.


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