Arrangements for summer 2020

Updates from The Exams Office

1. Statement – 23 March 2020

2. Summary of Ofqual information Summer 2020 grading – 03 April 2020

3. Summary of Ofqual information Summer 2020 awarding – 20 April 2020

4. Summary of Ofqual information Summer 2020 awarding update – 22 May 2020

 

2019/20

The subject matter experts at The Exams Office are producing a series of exam-related articles for the 2019/2020 academic year

The articles below provide hints, tips and advice for Exams Officers and will help centres meet JCQ requirements*

 

June 2020 The issues faced in delivering an autumn exam series
May 2020 Representing the exams officer community
April 2020 Tasks for exams officers to undertake in April and May
March 2020 The Exams Office Winter 2020 Conferences – JCQ and Ofqual presentations
February 2020 Senior leaders/line managers – supporting your exams officer in managing exams entries in your centre
January 2020 How senior leaders should manage exams in their centre
December 2019 Exam entries – Gathering exams information
November 2019 JCQ Independent Malpractice Commission Report – what it means for centres and the exams officer community
October 2019 The importance of managing examinations effectively in your centre
September 2019 Exams planning for the new academic year

*the requirements as published in the JCQ 2019-2020 publications covering the period 1 September 2019-31 August 2020

2018/19

The subject matter experts at The Exams Office produced a series of exam-related articles for the 2018/2019 academic year

The articles below provide hints, tips and advice for Exams Officers and will help centres meet JCQ requirements*

Exam series 2019 – A final checklist

Sharing examination results with third parties and parents

The importance of briefing candidates, parents and staff

The role of the Head of Centre in supporting their Exams Officer

Avoiding malpractice and maladministration

Preparing for the academic year – Issues for Exams Officers to address

Separate invigilation – advice and guidance

*the requirements as published in the JCQ 2018-2019 publications covering the period 1 September 2018-31 August 2019

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