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9 Aug '22

Latest news from Ofqual: Preparing for results day

Exams season has come to a close and some of you may be thinking about results day. The latest announcements from Ofqual include a podcast to…

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20 Jul '22

Respond to the Government's SEND Review

You still have time to contribute to the SEND Consultation! Find out what the SEND review is for, and get support from the National Autistic…

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14 Jun '22

Immie's Signs to Spot Autism

An autism video for professionals! Good Morning Britain shared a clip from a video titled: Immie's Signs to Spot Autism and we are very…

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20 May '22

HAVE YOUR SAY: Share your views on the Government's SEND system

The charity Ambitious about Autism wants to hear directly from autistic young people (aged 16 or over) and parents, carers or relatives of…

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20 May '22

BREAKING NEWS: Continued support from the Department for Education

Breaking news! The Department for Education and nasen has just confirmed the delivery partners of the Universal SEND Services Programme for the…

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11 May '22

Latest news from Ofqual: Advice for Students and Exams Officers in Summer 2022

The Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation offers advice and guidance to pupils and teachers on exams taking place in the summer…

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14 Feb '22

Latest news from Ofqual: advance information for GCSE, AS and A level subjects

The DfE has announced that exam boards will publish advance information for all GCSE, AS and A level subjects, with the exception of GCSE…

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14 Feb '22

Latest news from Ofqual: Student Guide to Examinations and Recruiting Invigilators

This guide explains what is in place to support pupils and learners in taking exams and assessments, and provides other information about this…

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12 Nov '21

Help the UK Government Make Exams Accessible to all

On 1st November 2021, Ofqual announced that they are asking for feedback from the public on their awarding guidance. Have your say and help make…

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