Blogs

We will be sharing regular articles on the actions we are taking along with our partners to deal with the coronavirus pandemic to ensure that learners are not adversely affected by the cancellation of examinations. Check back here for our updates.

What now that the summer exams season is cancelled?
Meinir McLellan, the Data and Exams Officer at Ysgol Gyfun Gymraeg Bro Myrddin Carmarthen, explains how her work has been affected by the cancellation of exams.
Published 26 May 2020

 

The fairest approach for Year 10 learners by Philip Blaker, Chief Executive, Qualifications Wales
Published 15 May 2020

 

 

Unprecedented times call for decisions based on trust  
A Parents Perspective by David Finney, father of Sam, a year 11 learner in a south Wales comprehensive school 
Published 14 May 2020

 

Looking ahead for those halfway through courses by Kerry Davies, Head of Standards
Published 6 May 2020

 

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Sharing our thinking as we go by Jo Richards, Executive Director Regulation
Published 1 May 2020

 

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Calculate, adapt or delay – the way forward for vocational qualifications by Philip Blaker, Chief Executive, Qualifications Wales
Published 24 April 2020

 

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AS grades, marks and units – why it’s complicated by Philip Blaker, Chief Executive, Qualifications Wales 
Published 23 April 2020

 

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Doing what’s right, not what’s easy by Philip Blaker, Chief Executive, Qualifications Wales
Published 6 April 2020

 

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Multiple answers to complex questions by Philip Blaker, Chief Executive, Qualifications Wales
Published 30 March 2020

 

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Testing times for us all by Philip Blaker, Chief Executive, Qualifications Wales
Published 23 March 2020