Marking review gets under way

19th October 2012 at 01:00

Ofqual has begun a review of exam marking, it was revealed last week. Its inquiry comes after the Headmasters' and Headmistresses' Conference group of independent schools raised concerns last month about the quality of marking. A Cambridge Assessment conference last week heard claims that some teachers were getting up at 5am to mark public exams and others marked papers in the pub.

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