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Nearly 40% of A-level result predictions to be downgraded

Posted: Thu Aug 13, 2020 3:07 pm
by JIM CURRAN
England A-level downgrades hit pupils from disadvantaged areas hardest

Analysis also shows pupils at independent schools benefited most from algorithm

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... as-hardest

Re: Nearly 40% of A-level result predictions to be downgraded

Posted: Fri Aug 14, 2020 8:48 am
by JIM CURRAN
Equalities body warns it may step in after A-level downgrades in England

EHRC chief says Ofqual must ensure results of disadvantaged pupils are free from bias

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... in-england

Re: Nearly 40% of A-level result predictions to be downgraded

Posted: Fri Aug 14, 2020 8:59 am
by JIM CURRAN
Who won and who lost: when A-levels meet the algorithm

Disadvantaged students among those more likely to have received lower grades than predicted

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... -algorithm

Re: Nearly 40% of A-level result predictions to be downgraded

Posted: Sat Aug 15, 2020 7:49 am
by JIM CURRAN
GCSEs: 2 million results set to be downgraded, researchers warn

Exclusive: analysis suggests disadvantaged pupils will be even worse hit than in A-levels debacle

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... chers-warn

Re: Nearly 40% of A-level result predictions to be downgraded

Posted: Mon Aug 17, 2020 11:37 am
by JIM CURRAN
Northern Ireland pupils to be awarded GCSE grades based on teacher predictions

Ofqual model scrapped as ex-chief inspector of schools says England should follow suit

https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/202 ... redictions

Re: Nearly 40% of A-level result predictions to be downgraded

Posted: Fri Aug 21, 2020 9:16 am
by JIM CURRAN
Schools consider appeals against GCSE grades that are too high

Exams fiasco continues as heads fear results raised by algorithm set pupils up to fail

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... e-too-high