Breadcrumb News Exams and testing Exams and testing Find the latest news, opinion and analysis on school examinations and tests. From exam results to the impact on students learning, here you’ll find up-to-the-minute reports and opinion from the industry's leading voices. A-levels Exclusive GCSEs 2021: Old questions ‘may not be unfair’ Board defends recycled questions for this year's A levels and GCSEs saying advanced sight will 'not... Catherine Lough 9 Apr 2021 Scrap GCSEs and A levels to fight racism, say teachers NEU members vote to call for an end to GCSEs and A levels in favour of assessment that includes... Catherine Lough 8 Apr 2021 GCSEs: A 'lie' to say exams are best and fairest The preference for exams 'repeated over and over again' by Gavin Williamson should be 'challenged'... Amy Gibbons 8 Apr 2021 Read more GCSEs News podcast: GCSEs, behaviour and Easter conferences Key stories from NEU and NASUWT annual conferences as well as the latest drive on behaviour and why... Dave Speck 9 Apr 2021 Teachers back GCSE reform ‘to restore love of learning’ 'Exam factory culture' causing mental health crisis and driving teachers form schools, conference... Dave Speck 7 Apr 2021 Teachers to devise alternative to 'toxic' Sats NEU delays plans to ballot for a boycott of high-stakes primary school assessments Amy Gibbons 7 Apr 2021 Read more Sats No Sats...and pupils and teachers are happier for it Chris Dyson has noticed something unusual among staff and Year 6 pupils since Sats were cancelled –... Chris Dyson 13 Apr 2021 Instead of Sats, we've got the Prats With Sats cancelled, head Colin Dowland imagines the DfE coming up with the Pandemic Rhetorical... Colin Dowland 4 Apr 2021 How will Progress 8 work without Sats results? Minister admits that running the school performance measure without Sats data is a 'challenging... Catherine Lough 9 Mar 2021 Read more Revision tips How to get students to revise properly: a guide We know the best ways for students to revise – but getting them to use those methods is another... Mark Enser 15 Nov 2020 GCSEs 2021: Are you getting revision all wrong? Some of the most common revision tasks that teachers set don’t help students perform in exams, says... Mark Enser 1 Nov 2020 GCSE exams 2021: 3 revision techniques to avoid These GCSE revision strategies are unlikely to be as effective as you might think, argues one... Jon Severs 30 Oct 2020 Read more Need to know GCSE results day 2021: What will next year look like? U-turn will mean A-level and GCSE teacher grades stand Williamson will not confirm confidence in Ofqual Ofqual advisor: A-level and GCSE results a 'shambles' Exams U-turn: How will they stop grade inflation now?