Education News Weekly – 1st December 2016

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Ofsted’s annual report, the free speech debate at universities and the resurrection of History of Art A Level!   History of Art A Level saved by Pearson exam board – BBC After a loud and angry response to AQA’s announcement in October that History of Art would be scrapped at A level, another exam board have stepped in to fill … Read More

Education News Roundup 20/10/16

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  Britain trailing in OECD education rankings, AQA scraps more subjects and a funding crisis in West Sussex schools   Along with History of Art, this week has also seen AQA – one of the main A-level exam boards – scrap both Archaeology and Classical Civilisation, suggesting their main reason for doing so concerns standardising marking across various papers. This … Read More