Handy Guide to 14-19 qualification reform, 2010-2019

This guide is designed to give a quick overview of the qualification reform in England from 2010. It is written to help you understand the different changes that are currently being implemented or that are due to be introduced by 2019.

What is happening to GCSEs?

What is happening to IGCSEs?

What is happening to A levels?

What is happening with vocational qualifications, including BTECs?

The Sainsbury review and Skills Plan

What is happening with performance tables?

What are the other key developments?

Where can I find out more?

What is the timeline for change?


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Version 1.9 - The information on this page, and in the PDF below, was last updated 22 August 2016.