I’ve just been having a Skype call with a new client, she IM’d me a link to the following article, from a UK newspaper this morning….
Record GCSEs mask poor results in Maths and English
The rise in A* and A grades at GCSE masks a relatively poor performance in English and particularly in maths. GCSE results, which are released tomorrow, will show a lower-than-average percentage of A and A* grade passes in the two core subjects – despite millions of pounds spent on catch-up classes by ministers for youngsters struggling to master the three Rs.
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…. which would explain the rise in calls and emails I have been getting, from the UK people wanting me to tutor again.
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