Post-16 qualifications boosted to help more people to progress

Thousands of qualifications are set to be transformed so that more people can gain the skills employers need and progress into work the government has announced.  A consultation has been launched seeking views on plans to reform post-16 qualifications at level 2 and below so everyone has access to high-quality options

Revision help for students published for summer exams

Students will have access to information to help focus their revision for summer GCSE, AS and A-level exams, as part of a range of adapted plans to maximise fairness following the disruption to learning caused by the pandemic the government has announced.   Some of the exam content, texts, topics and

Making choices post-16

For most Year 11 students, the beginning of 2022 will bring a period of serious contemplation and even some uncertainty making choices post-16 and about what road they should take if they are to stay in full-time education. After a lifetime of guidance from schools and parents, this time can be

New teaching facilities planned as more people enter post-16 education

The government has announced that teaching facilities across England will be extended and transformed for 16-19-year-olds as part of a new £83 million investment in post-16 providers. Demand is expected to increase for post-16 places as more young people continue with education or enter skills training. This investment will mean schools