This section contains the latest news, press notices and information on GCSEs and KS4 qualifications.
The Schools White Paper: The Importance of Teaching, set out a radical reform programme for the schools system in England. It included the Government’s plans for restoring confidence in GCSEs as rigorous and valued qualifications.
Further information about A levels, GCSEs and KS4 qualifications can be found on the GOV.UK website.
Ofqual, the independent regulator, is responsible for monitoring qualification standards. Visit the Ofqual website for more information.
Download the draft GCSE subject content documents and see further information about the consultation which runs until 20 August 2013.
General article 14 June 2013
Information about the Government's policy on reforms to qualifications at the end of Key Stage 4.
General article 01 March 2013
Information on short-term GCSE reforms announced by Ofqual.
General article 03 August 2012