This section contains the latest news, press notices and information on GCSEs.

The Schools White Paper: The Importance of Teaching, set out a radical reform programme for the schools system in England . It included the Government’s plans for restoring confidence in GCSEs rigorous and valued qualifications.

Further information about A Levels and GCSEs can be found on the Directgov website.

Ofqual, the independent regulator, is responsible for monitoring qualification standards. Visit the Ofqual website for more information.