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A new, gold-standard design and technology (D&T) GCSE

I am not really sure where to start in commenting about the new “Gold Standard” GCSE Design and Technology subject content. [i]That is not because there is little to say, quite the opposite. 1,227 more words


I am up to my neck in Controlled Assessments

But before I talk about that I just want to express my views on what has been happening in the new with the situation in Paris. 206 more words

North-south divide mapped in GCSE results | BBC News

This year’s GCSE results in England show few signs of a north-south divide getting any narrower. SchoolDash, an education data firm, has mapped the provisional results from this summer’s exams.

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Rhyme Exercise: End Times

Some GCSE kids write rock songs about living in ‘the end times’,

fumbling over syllables and the length of lines,

soul searching for the most desperate rhymes. 139 more words

Creative Writing

Day One... Mindsets & Cheesy Panto's

Hi there world..

So it’s 19:30 as I’m writing this.. I’ve been home since 16:30 ish and I’m already exhausted. It’s 7 weeks into our term at school and my stupid teachers have decided to change our timetables a total of 5 times. 484 more words


Staying Motivated

One of the hardest things with studying is staying motivated. It’s all very well and good knowing you have to do something, but finding the motivation to get it started, and not to get distracted during what’s supposed to be a “small” break that ends up lasting the entire day, is something that I know a lot of people struggle with. 404 more words


Your Life...Live It

So you’re 16, about to start GCSEs and go onto A Levels and someone asks you: What do you want to do when you grow up? 401 more words