Qualifications

ATL Cymru comment on Wales GCSE and Welsh Baccalaureate results

Keith Bowen, Director ATL Cymru has congratulated GCSE and Welsh Baccalaureate students in Wales on their results today.

ATL comment on GCSE results

Dr Mary Bousted, general secretary of the Association of Teachers and Lecturers (ATL), comments on the GCSE results.

ATL comment ahead of the GCSE results

Dr Mary Bousted, general secretary of the Association of Teachers and Lecturers (ATL), comments on reforms to the exams system ahead of today's GCSE results.

ATL comment on A-level results

Jill Stokoe, education policy adviser at the Association of Teachers and Lecturers (ATL), said: “Congratulations to the many pupils who, despite having dealt with the stress and pressure of rushed-in exam reforms, have done so well in their A-levels. It is good to hear that so many pupils will have the chance to go to university or onto an apprenticeship, if this is what they want to do.

ATL Cymru comment on A-level results

Keith Bowen, Director ATL Cymru has congratulated A Level and Welsh Baccalaureate students in Wales on their results today.

What’s happening to Functional Skills?

The Education and Training Foundation (ETF) has now completed its project to create new standards and assessments for Functional Skills qualifications (FSQs).

ATL comment on secondary school performance tables

Dr Mary Bousted, general secretary of the Association of Teachers and Lecturers (ATL), said: “Parents and schools should treat these performance measures with caution. The Attainment 8, Progress 8 and EBacc headline measures only paint part of the picture of how schools are performing.