Just 3% will obtain highest grade in new GCSE English and Maths

15 September 2014

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According to Ofqual, just 3% of pupils will obtain the highest grade when the new GCSE English and Maths exams are introduced in 2017. It is intended that having a small number of students that achieve ‘Grade 9’ will help to provide greater differentiation between the best results.

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The Skills Conference 2015: Save The Date

03 September 2014

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We’re delighted to announce that on 3 March 2015, The Skills Conference will return for its seventh year. Six months ago almost 350 delegates attended The Skills Conference 2014 and in 2015, the event is set to be even bigger, and better.

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Nick Clegg Joins Dame Asha Khemka in India Visit as bksb India HQ Opens

02 September 2014

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Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg and Dame Asha Khemka, Principal and Chief Executive of West Nottinghamshire College Group, were part of a Trade Delegation visiting India last week. The party of 40 influential Government and education figures were investigating opportunities highlighted by India’s new Government and their focus on economic growth. During the visit, the new bksb India head office was officially declared ‘open for business’.

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