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Ofqual Commissioned Employer Survey Investigates Perceptions on Functional Skills

An Ofqual commissioned survey released last month has provided an insight into the way Functional Skills, and other qualifications, are perceived. The Ofqual commissioned survey 80% of respondents indicated that they are familiar with Functional Skills, with almost two thirds saying they have a good understanding of the qualifications. The survey, which was undertaken by [...]

By | 2019-08-07T13:28:50+00:00 August 31st, 2017|News UK|Comments Off on Ofqual Commissioned Employer Survey Investigates Perceptions on Functional Skills

GCSE Resits: Pass Rates Improve for English but not Maths

Results from the final cohort of ‘legacy’ GCSE English retakes show an improvement on last year’s pass rates. 29% of learners aged 17+ achieved a grade C or above in the subject, compared to 26.9% in 2016. It was not the same story for students who retook the legacy GCSE Maths – 24.4% earned an [...]

By | 2019-08-07T13:34:38+00:00 August 25th, 2017|Further Education, News UK, post-16|Comments Off on GCSE Resits: Pass Rates Improve for English but not Maths

Introducing bksb’s Brand New Look!

In 1994, bksb pioneered an innovative new approach to improving the English and maths skills of learners. This process of initial assessment to ascertain an accurate level, diagnostic assessment to identify precise skill gaps, and learning resources to develop knowledge, has since become the industry standard for teaching basic skills, key skills and latterly functional [...]

By | 2019-08-07T13:38:32+00:00 August 15th, 2017|News UK|Comments Off on Introducing bksb’s Brand New Look!