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Justine Greening's vision for the teaching profession

Justine Greening's vision for the teaching profession

The Education Secretary's plans to strengthen qualified teacher status (QTS) and continued professional development from September 2019.

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Further decisions on reviews of marking, reviews of moderation, and appeals

Further decisions on reviews of marking, reviews of moderation, and appeals

Changes to arrangements for reviews and appeals in GCSEs, AS and A levels

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Access arrangements for GCSEs and A Levels

Access arrangements for GCSEs and A Levels

Differences between independent and state sectors

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Education Secretary literacy visit to Arsenal football club

Education Secretary literacy visit to Arsenal football club

Joint literacy partnership announced to improve educational achievements for children in north London.

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Local leaders of education (LLE)

Local leaders of education (LLE)

Changes to the local leaders of education programme.

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Industry professionals to lead technical education panels

Industry professionals to lead technical education panels

The Department for Education is seeking experienced industry professionals to help shape the future technical education system.

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Earlier publication of Ofqual's 2017 perceptions survey

Earlier publication of Ofqual's 2017 perceptions survey

Ofqual's report on the perceptions of GCSEs and A levels in England will now be published in April rather than June.

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New deal to help schools save cash on computer equipment

New deal to help schools save cash on computer equipment

DfE offers schools the chance to save on tablets, laptops and desktop devices.

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Ofqual publishes reports relating to 2016 GCSE, AS and A levels

Ofqual publishes reports relating to 2016 GCSE, AS and A levels

Ofqual has today published its summer series overview, reviews of marking and moderation, and its inter-board comparability report

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Schools that work for everyone: consultation update

Schools that work for everyone: consultation update

We have made a clarification to the consultation document and added an additional data table, to remove any uncertainty or confusion.

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New funding for school improvement

New funding for school improvement

The government announces new funding to address underperformance and help ensure every child has a good school place.

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New funding for school improvement

New funding for school improvement

The government announces new funding to address underperformance and help ensure every child has a good school place.

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Primary assessment in 2017: recorded webinars now available

Primary assessment in 2017: recorded webinars now available

Interactive webinars about the 2017 national curriculum tests and assessments (often referred to as SATs) published.

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Qualifications regulators work together through important reforms

Qualifications regulators work together through important reforms

Regulators for England, Wales and Northern Ireland describe the common features and key differences in GCSEs and A levels in each country.

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Rasch modelling report

Rasch modelling report

Today's report explores a new way of judging inter-board comparability in a subject using statistics.

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Ofqual's symposium presentations

Ofqual's symposium presentations

View the presentations from our autumn symposium Ė how consistent can marking be?

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Sally Collier's presentation to the GSHA

Sally Collier's presentation to the GSHA

Sally Collier spoke to the Grammar School Heads Association on 18 October 2016.

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Sally Collier's presentation to the GSHA

Sally Collier's presentation to the GSHA

Sally Collier spoke to the Grammar School Heads Association on 18 October 2016.

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Ofqual opens discussion of new evidence on consistency of marking

Ofqual opens discussion of new evidence on consistency of marking

How consistent can marking be? This is the question Ofqual asked at its autumn symposium today (Monday 14 November).

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Memorandum of understanding signed between Ofqual and CCEA

Memorandum of understanding signed between Ofqual and CCEA

Ofqual and the Council for the Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment have signed an MoU.

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Recruitment of schools adjudicators

Recruitment of schools adjudicators

The Department for Education is recruiting schools adjudicators.

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EFA information and answers to your questions

EFA information and answers to your questions

Information to help you find answers to your questions about working with Education Funding Agency (EFA).

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Building a school system that works for everyone

Building a school system that works for everyone

New proposals to create a 21st-century school system that works for everyone have been unveiled by Education Secretary Justine Greening.

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EFA communications: tell us what you think

EFA communications: tell us what you think

Education Funding Agency (EFA) has launched a survey to gather feedback on the way we communicate with EFA-funded customers.

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How the top grades will be awarded in new GCSEs

How the top grades will be awarded in new GCSEs

Ofqual has today (7 September) confirmed how GCSE grades, including 8 and 9, will be awarded.

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First National Reference Test to be held in spring 2017

First National Reference Test to be held in spring 2017

Ofqualís Board gives go-ahead for test to help inform GCSE awarding.

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A guide to GCSE results, summer 2016

A guide to GCSE results, summer 2016

A summary of GCSE results in 2016

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A guide to AS and A level results, summer 2016

A guide to AS and A level results, summer 2016

A summary of AS and A level results in 2016

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Accreditation complete for first teaching from September 2016

Accreditation complete for first teaching from September 2016

All specifications for first teaching from September 2016 accredited and first specification for first teaching from September 2017 accredited.

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New rules for reviews of GCSE, AS and A levels

New rules for reviews of GCSE, AS and A levels

Ofqual has today published the final rules that set out how exam boards must handle requests for reviews of GCSE, AS and A level marking.

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Ofqual publishes open letter on qualifications reform resources

Ofqual publishes open letter on qualifications reform resources

The letter launches a slide pack, postcards and a guide for schools.

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Cash savings for schools

Cash savings for schools

DfE offers schools the chance to save thousands on energy, ICT and multi-functional devices.

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Changes to enquiries and appeals

Changes to enquiries and appeals

Ofqual has published final decisions that will make challenging GCSE, AS and A level results in England clearer, more consistent and fairer.

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Ofsted board: new members announced

Ofsted board: new members announced

Education Secretary Nicky Morgan today confirmed the appointment of 3 new non-executive Ofsted board members.

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Schools financial health checks

Schools financial health checks

A new financial health checks service for schools to help improve their financial efficiency.

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National database of governors

National database of governors

Information for schools about the database, the reasons for establishing it, and the requirement to keep it up to date.

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EU referendum result: Department for Education update

EU referendum result: Department for Education update

A message about how the referendum result affects the Department for Education.

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Summer Series Symposium 29 June 2016

Summer Series Symposium   29 June 2016

Presentations given at Ofqual's Summer Series Symposium 2016

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Perceptions of A levels and GCSEs in England: wave 14

Perceptions of A levels and GCSEs in England: wave 14

The results of Ofqual's annual survey on perceptions of A levels, GCSEs and other qualifications. Conducted 19 January to 27 February 2016.

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Ofqual publishes open letter and figures on summer 2016 exams

Ofqual publishes open letter and figures on summer 2016 exams

Ofqual today wrote to schools and colleges about GCSE, international GCSE, AS and A level exams this summer.

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Fairness at the heart of proposed changes to marking reviews and appeals system

Fairness at the heart of proposed changes to marking reviews and appeals system

Ofqual has today (26 May) announced how it will make the systems schools and colleges use to challenge GCSE, AS and A level results in England clearer, more consistent, and fairer for all students.

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Report cheating, malpractice or exam fraud, Ofqual urges

Report cheating, malpractice or exam fraud, Ofqual urges

Teachers, parents and students reminded to report suspicions of cheating

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Julie Swan appointed Executive Director for General Qualifications

Julie Swan appointed Executive Director for General Qualifications

Ofqual is today (16 May 2016) announcing the appointment of Julie Swan as Executive Director for General Qualifications.

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Key stage 2 English grammar, punctuation and spelling test

Key stage 2 English grammar, punctuation and spelling test

Statement from Jennifer Coupland, Standard and Testing Agency's Chief Executive, about the key stage 2 English grammar, punctuation and spelling test.

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Report to Parliament published

Report to Parliament published

Ofqual has published its report to Parliament for the period 1 January 2015 to 31 December 2015.

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