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GCSE results 2014: live coverage

Thousands of young people will today collect their GCSE results, from schools across the country. Experts have said that grades could go up but have warned that children in the most challenged schools could be the worst hit by a ban on mid-course exams*Share your schools success stories via GuardianWitness*Share your schools results with the Guardian Continue reading...

GCSEs at school of last resort: no grins, just pride and KFC for star pupil

At Roman Fields pupil referral unit, where all students have been excluded at least once, teachers celebrate 'phenomenal' achievements Continue reading...

GCSE results 2014 database

Were collecting 2014s GCSE results from schools and colleges across England, Wales and Northern Ireland. Our figure for percentage of candidates achieving at least five A* to C grades includes English and Maths. Type a search term in the filter box or click column headings to sort the table. Mobile users will see a condensed view but can expand this by tapping on a schools name. If youre a

GCSE results: English pass rate drops for first time in 20 years

Proportion of A*-C grades is down for English as Spanish rises in popularity but single sciences fall Continue reading...

GCSE results: more A*-C grades awarded but English pass rate falls

Ministers welcome increase in pass rate and say rise in number of pupils getting A*-C grades shows changes are working Continue reading...

GCSEs only matter if the kids have what they need to follow their dreams

As pupils plan their futures, this year's changes to performance tables aren't perfect, but a big step in the right direction, says the head of Educating Yorkshire's Thornhill academy Continue reading...

Pain for pupils as the ghost of Gove haunts their GCSE grades

Proportion getting grade C in English falls, but maths passes are up and overall results show modest increase Continue reading...

GCSE success: the young, the gifted and the terrifyingly brainy

Notable high achievers include 12-year-old who got top marks in chemistry and England lacrosse player with 10 A*s Continue reading...

The future of the Warburg Institute

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How important are GCSE grades when applying to university?

For some courses and institutions they're 'very important' but for others they might be meaningless Continue reading...

Would you have passed GCSE French?

Do you know you pluperfect from your conditional? A broad vocabulary and understanding of grammar are needed if you want to get top marks in a GCSE exam. See how well you remember your school French lessonsWould you have passed GCSE science?Would you have passed GCSE maths?GCSE results: how good is your spelling? Continue reading...

GCSE results tipped to improve but schools reliant on resits may suffer

Expert says overall grades could go up while ban on mid-course exams will affect some schools more than othersGCSE results 2014: live coverage Continue reading...

A-level successes in Newham

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GCSE results 'will shock' schools trying to manipulate league tables

Education expert says 'gaming' system via entering pupils several times or allowing some to take exams early will backfire Continue reading...

Students: make sure the money stacks up for your university studies

What university funding can you apply for? And how much can you get? Be aware of all the options Continue reading...

You don't have to be a computer whizz to learn to code

I'm studying an arts degree, but learning to code has increased my job prospects, writes a student blogger Continue reading...

Why language learners don't have to miss the punchline

Humour can help you get to grips with another language even if this just means laughing at your own mispronunciations Continue reading...

What India can teach the UK about further education

Whether it's the use of simulators in lessons or fingerprinting to track attendance, there's much UK colleges can learn from their Indian counterparts The UK needs to be part of India's further education revolution Continue reading...

The big postgrad challenge? Paddling your own canoe

No one's going to spoonfeed you ideas for an essay topic. It's up to you to know where you want to go Continue reading...

Young vets: is working with animals a dog's life?

A new BBC documentary follows final-year vets taking on challenges inside and outside the classroom Continue reading...

What is the point of GCSEs?

Education experts question whether we need GCSEs now that young people will have to stay in education or training until the age of 18. Once an end-of-school exam, are they still relevant? Continue reading...

Nicky Morgan has given birth to a child so, obviously, she can solve childcare

The new education secretary will need more than motherhood and the ability to multitask in order to fulfil her early years responsibility Continue reading...

Young people with disabilities campaign for the right to learn

Post-16 education for those with physical or learning disabilities shouldn't be a postcode lottery Continue reading...

Does chewing gum improve our mind and our productivity?

Researchers have tried to understand gum-chewing's effects on chewers, but they haven't really come up with any answers Continue reading...

Missed out on your A-level grades? It could be your chance to travel

So you didn't get the A-level results you were hoping for? Clearing is one option, but a gap year could offer eye-opening experiences Continue reading...

Replacing Ofsted would improve the quality of provision in colleges

Ofsted inspections are stifling the further education sector. A peer review system would work much better, argues college manager Jayne Stigger Continue reading...

My drink was spiked. The next day the questions began

The focus wasn't on my would-be attacker, but on me and my conduct Continue reading...

Think small: find your focus in a specialist higher education institution

Consider smaller specialist institutions instead of large campus universities if big groups of people aren't your thing Find specialist institutions in the Guardian university guide Continue reading...

Creative degrees: learn to make a living from your art

If you're studying a creative degree, a work placement could improve your job prospects Continue reading...

A-level results: smiles and tears as Bristol students get their grades

Joy and relief for some, disappointment and uncertainty for others at North Bristol Post 16 Centre on A-level results day Continue reading...


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