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9 to 1 news

This newsletter provides updates on the new 9 to 1 GCSEs. This issue includes information on teacher views on the GCSE maths tiering, information on the new French, German and Spanish GCSE's and some guidance on the new 9-1 grading system, which can be shared with parents.

Read the full newsletter here

Computer Science

On 8th January 2018 Ofqual has announced that the non-exam assessment for GCSE computer science will not count to the final 9 to 1 grade in GCSE computer science in 2018 or 2019. See more information here.

Ofqual: call for evidence on teacher involvement in developing exam papers

Ofqual is conducting a review into current teachers being involved in the development of exams. See more information here

Exam matters

The latest release includes information on Ofqual's computer science consultation, teacher involvement in exam development and the accreditation process. Read the full newsletter.

Ofqual Blogs

Ofqual release regular blogs providing more detailed information on some of the current key topics. New releases include teachers' views on GCSE maths tier entries in 2018, the new GCSEs in French, German and Spanish and GCSE grade boundaries in 2018.