The Power Of The Grade

As a secondary school leader, the main driver is ensuring that all pupils achieve their predicted grades or exceed it.

Ofsted judges the excellence of schools on the overall progress made by each child. As we sit in the month between the release of the IB DP grades and the teacher-assessed A-Level grades, it is good to ponder the power of the grade. You are probably thinking surely this is the best way to judge educational success, but is it? Read more...